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May i say "children were given an essay on the theme "my last holidays in nature" for homework" or it is grammatically incorrect? I have a big problem with articles. please help me! Thanks in advance.
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Also, note that you should alternate double and single quotes. Otherwise you're quoting, "children were given an essay on the theme " and " for homework".
Otherwise it sounds OK to me.
'In (the) nature' is the equivalent in many languages of the English 'in the country/mountains', 'in the great outdoors', 'at the seaside' or some similar expression.