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    How to create Android application

    Hi,

    Is the indefinite article missing in the name of the presentation, 'How to create Android application' ?

    Thank you in advance.

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    #2

    Re: How to create Android application

    Yes it is certainly missing.. It should read "How to create an Android application."

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    #3

    Re: How to create Android application

    Or "...Android applications."

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    #4

    Re: How to create Android application

    But in India the omission of the article is standard fare.

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    #5

    Re: How to create Android application

    And in the titles of chapters or parts of instruction manuals, articles are often omitted.
    Remember - correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing make posts much easier to read.

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    #6

    Re: How to create Android application

    When I read technical literature, I often have a feeling in some parts articles are omitted, which may make sense as nowadays English is widely used by non-natives, which in turn leads to the language simplification.
    However, not being native, I cannot claim that..

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    #7

    Re: How to create Android application

    You're correct, I used to proofread Japanese and Korean chemists academic papers and decided to get out of the business because it was too frustrating -- you have to rewrite some peoples' English, not fix it up. Lots of academic papers out there have A- English in them.

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