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Articles (a, an, the, some, no article)

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Definite & indefinite Articles: a/an, the or zero article?
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1. Articles a, an , the††††††††† †

Read the sentences and complete with a, an, the or --- ( = no article)

1. Whatís date today? Itís 9th of June.

2. She wants to be architect but she isnítgood at Maths.

3. Please clean up bathroom. You left terrible mess there.

4. He is fourteen but he behaves like small child.

5. Letís wait for others. Perhaps they will want to go to cinema with us.

6. What is capital city of Czech Republic?

7. She is not working at moment. She is unemployed technician.

8. We arrived home at six oíclock in morning.

9. Donít make noise. I have headache.†††††††††††††††††††††††††

10. She bought American car.†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††

11. Whatís the capital of France?

12. He likes listening to radio and to records.

13. She lives in north of Spain but herparentslive in east.

14. Itís shame that we donít live in same city.

15. Do you like exams?

2. Articles a, an , some

Read the sentences and complete with a, an, some or --- ( = no article)

†1. Would you like cup of coffee?

†† 2. Iíd like omelette with† bacon, please.

†† 3. Camilla bought bread and bunch of roses.†††††††

†† 4. We need new kitchen with electric oven.

5. First you need flour.

6. She has bottle of juice.

7. To make the cake you need few eggs and sugar.

8. Iím going to have shower.

9. That was interesting article.

10. Cindy has sore throat. She needs medicine.

11. There wasnít lot of furniture in that room.

12. You havenít written to us for long time.

13. Their father is English diplomat.

14. Kirsten was lonely woman.

15. He published collection of poems.

16. He had immediate success with it.

17. There was rainbow in the sky.

18. Carol lives in village in Switzerland.

3. Potato cakes

Complete the recipe with a, an, some or the


440 g boiled potatoes

1 egg

80 g wholemeal flour

80 g semolina


pork crackling

For this recipe you will need few boiled potatoes, egg, wholemeal flour, semolina, bit of salt, bit of oil and pork crackling.


Put potatoes in saucepan with water and boil them for 20 Ė 30 minutes.

Let cooked potatoes to cool down and peel them.

Put peeled potatoes in bowl and mash them.

Add flour, egg, semolina, pork crackling and bit of salt. Work into dough. Roll dough into long loaf and cut into discs. Roll these out flat.

Put oil in frying pan. Fry potato cakes until they are brown on both sides.You can cover them with grated cheese.