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    Do we need the before all historical places and landmarks? Because we say the Eiffer tower, the great wall of China, the Taj Mahal.
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    Quote Originally Posted by chrysanthemum View Post
    Do we need the before all historical places and landmarks? Because we say the Eiffer tower, the great wall of China, the Taj Mahal.
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    No. We say Stonehenge, Grant's Tomb, Atlantis, ancient Egypt.
    Us the rule (or lack thereof) for places in general.

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