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    Gregory_E_V Guest

    Default use of article

    Which sentence is correct:
    What time do the banks open in California?
    or
    What time do banks open in California?

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    Default Re: use of article

    You could use both. If you're talking in general, then don't use the article. California could be seen as general or specific, especially if they open at a different time from banks in other states.

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