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    Default Regarding the correct use of article.

    Sentence: "Now, she has a/the sympathy of her supporters"

    My question/doubt: What would be the right article in the above mentioned sentence ? Or there is no need of any article at all before the word sympathy ?

    My own sense is article a perhaps wouldn't come unless there is "exception" in countable and non-countable which I don't know of. Article the might come but not sure. Chances of no article seems more but not sure about it also. So you help/tell me.

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    Default Re: Regarding the correct use of article.

    Quote Originally Posted by razer View Post
    Sentence: "Now, she has a/the sympathy of her supporters"

    My question/doubt: What would be the right article in the above mentioned sentence ? Or there is no need of any article at all before the word sympathy ?

    My own sense is article a perhaps wouldn't come unless there is "exception" in countable and non-countable which I don't know of. Article the might come but not sure. Chances of no article seems more but not sure about it also. So you help/tell me.

    Thanks
    "...she has the sympathy..." is correct.

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