GENERAL ENGLISH GRAMMAR - WHAT IS ARTICLES ?
WHAT IS ARTICLES ?
The unit at first introduces rules for correct use of articles in sentences.
TYPES OF ARTICLES:
There are two Articles - a (or. an) and the
How to use article?
A or an is called the Indefinite Article, as it leaves indefinite the person or thing spoken of as : A doctor, A school, A man, A woman - here a points out any doctor, any school or any man or woman.
The is called the Definite Article, as it normally points out some particular person or thing as : He saw the doctor - where the points out some particular doctor.
A or An The choice between a and an is determined by sound before a word beginning with a vowel sound an is used : For eg., an egg, an orange an honest man, an hour. A and An are used with the singular number only.
OMISSION OF ARTICLE