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Articles a an & the
a = one person or one thing a car a small car a small pink car
a = one person or one thing a woman a young woman a friendly young woman
an before a e i o u sounds an apple an orange an eggplant
a book an interesting book animal a small animal
1 Do you have ____ umbrella? a or an? 2 Id like to buy ____ hat, please. 3 Ill see you in ____ hour. 4 UWS is ____ university.
1 Do you have an umbrella? a or an? 2 Id like to buy a hat, please. 3 Ill see you in an hour. 4 UWS is a university. an before a e i o u sounds
a /an for occupations What do you do? Im a bus driver. What does she do? Shes an electrician.
Examples 1 an old book 2 a window 3 a horse 4 an airport 5 a new airport 6 an organisation 7 a university 8 an hour 9 an economic problem
Examples 1 A duck is a bird. 2 A carrot is a vegetable. 3 Tennis is a game. 4 A hammer is a tool. 5 Everest is a mountain. 6 Jupiter is a planet. 7 A pear is a fruit. 8 The Amazon is a river. 9 A rose is a flower. 10 A trumpet is a musical instrument.