With Or Without The Definite Artcile?
The terrorist organization IRA fought for overthrowing British control in the Northern...
  • 42
  • Usenet
Gerunds As Subject + Definite Article...
I have questions regarding the subject of this sentence: Recasting of the sentence...
Explaining 'The'.
<As a teacher, how would one explain the use of the definite article here? He...
Whether To Use The Definite Article
I don't know whether we should use the definite article in the following sentence...
Mauritius/The Mauritius
Re: The Mauritius Command - Patrick O'Brian Throughout the above novel the name ...
  • 25
  • Usenet
Troublesome Apostrophe.
In the book "Eats Shoots and Leaves", Lynn Truss raises the example of "two weeks...
  • 24
  • Usenet
Articles Drive Me Crazy!?
The other day I explained the difference between definite and indefinite articles...
Why Indefinite Articles?
Look at the sentence below please and tell me why the writer of this sentence made...
Helping Verbs?
Hey there. Ok I'll try to explain this as simply as I can... If we take the sentence...
Different Pronounciations Of The Indefinite...
Hello, I heard people pronounce the indefinite article "a" in two different ways...
Is "There Is The ..." An Exceptional Use...
I need your opinion on "there": A few grammar books carried by ESL students suggest...
Uncountable Noun That Is Preceded By The...
Hi, According to the "Longman Student Grammar" abstract nouns (such as education...
The Teachers?
Here's another one concerning the usage of the definite article that I've been wondering...
The Definite Article The?
Hi. Is it always true that the definite article, the , is used for a range of mountains...
Generic Use Of The Definite Article?
Is the following sentence possible when generalizing about the Geman people? The...
Several Different Questions?
1) I haven't *** or *** slightest idea? (yes I know it's superlative, but in some...
We Have The Dog Max.
Hello, is it possible to use the definite article in this sentence if I mention...
Is It Necessary To Use The In The Above...
emanation: 1b: the origination of the world by a series of hierarchically descending...
The + Superlative Adverb?
We usually drop the definite articles before superlative adverbs. In the following...
Earth Or The Earth?
Hello! Do we use the definite article "the" when speaking about Earth (the Earth...