Re: Where using "a" and where "the"?
Articles are really hard and sometimes you can use one, the other, or none in the same sentence. As a writer and native speaker, I sometimes struggle with which article to use, so don't feel bad that this topic is not easy for you.
Originally Posted by Maniak
(Edit: There is one specific use of "got game" but it's not related to actually having a game to play. It's more like "He has the ability and the attitude to play really well.")
I'm not a teacher, but I write for a living. Please don't ask me about 2nd conditionals, but I'm a safe bet for what reads well in (American) English.