The Indefinite Article: A or AN
SOME - ANY - A / AN - MUCH - MANY (REVIEW)
WHAT IS THERE IN THE FRIDGE? FOOD+THERE IS/THERE ARE+QUANTIFIERS (SOME-ANY-A/AN-MUCH- MANY)+QUANTITIES (KEY+B&W VERSION INCLUDED)
Definite, Indefinite and Zero Article
Articles: A or An
"SOME - ANY- A - AN / HOW MUCH...? - HOW MANY...?"
THE ARTICLE:A/AN (Intermediate)
an + word starting with a,e,i,o,u an ant, an elephant, an iceberg, an orange, an unusual behaviour.
a+word starting with a consonant : desk, a school, a house
A+ WORD STARTING WITH A U
WHEN IT SOUNDS /jU /:universe,uniform
A +WORD STARTING WITH AN O
WHEN IT SOUNDS /WA/:one-way,one-eyed.
A+WORDS STARTING WITH AN EU
WHEN IT SOUNDS /jU/:Europe.
AN+ WORDS STARTING WITH A VOICELESS H:
The pronunciation of hotel can be an /o´tel/(accent on the second syllable) where the sound of the h is softer and the article AN is used or a /´hotel/(accent on the firs syllable)where the sound of the h is stronger and it is considered a proper consonant so you should use A
We also say " an historical novel"(due to the accent of the word which is on the second syllable)
WRITE A OR AN IN THE BOXES
owl in that tree.
I would like
one-way ticket to London,please.
agent phoned me yesterday.
university has offered him a job.
hamburger and some salad.
actress and his father was
This is Peter. He is
He is carrying
abbey near the river.
This is the mummy of
I´ll see you in
hyena escaped from the zoo yesterday
Do you have to wear
umbrella is something you use when it rains .
desk in the room.
They have built
honour to have you here.
one-day course,it wasn´t very useful