+0
And then the two of us saw him light a cigarette.

Is there any difference if I omit the definite article?
+0
Hi,

The two of us means there were only two of you.

Two of us means there were more than two of you.

Best wishes, Clive
+0
"The two of us" can also be replaced by "both of us"
Site Hint: Check out our list of pronunciation videos.
Comments  
Thanks, Clive and Pieanne! Emotion: smile
Students: We have free audio pronunciation exercises.