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Article usage

Article usage

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  1. Explain what articles are and how they function in a sentence.

  2. Explain how to determine correct article usage and the difference between “the” and “a/an” (definite and indefinite articles)

This packet should help a learner seeking to understand English grammar and who is confused about the difference between definite and indefinite articles.

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Tutorial

Article Usage

This slideshow explains the three articles in English, as well as their usage and categories. There is an explanation of how to properly distinguish and use definite and indefinite articles.

Two categories of articles

This audio slideshow explains the three articles in English--a, an, the--and their functions. It also identifies the difference between definite and indefinite articles.

The Usage of Definite and Indefinite Articles

This audio slideshow explains how to determine the proper way to use definite and indefinite articles.