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    Default the bread

    I've found the idiom take the bread out from people's mouths.

    If I buy a loaf of bread every day, can I say 'I buy the bread at baker's every day' ?
    'The' instead of 'a loaf of bread'.

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    Default Re: the bread

    A--"The bread you served me is really delicious."

    B--"Isn't it? I buy it at the baker's every day."

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    Default Re: the bread

    If you just say "The bread", it could refer to a slice, a chunk or an entire loaf. "The loaf of bread" can only refer to the whole loaf.
    Remember - correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing make posts much easier to read.

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    Default Re: the bread

    I buy bread at the baker's (or "the bakery") everyday.

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