View Poll Results: Which is correct?

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  • A URL

    846 47.88%
  • An URL

    921 52.12%
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Thread: A or An?

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    #101

    Re: A or An?

    Quote Originally Posted by fivejedjon View Post
    Please use a smaller font.
    Large fonts are quite difficult to read after a short time - and they make the posts spread out over a lot of space.

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    ok sir...I have repaired my

    thank you

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    #102

    Smile Re: A or An?

    Hi,

    Please let me know the correct format for the below word:

    "a SMTP"

    OR

    "an SMTP"

    Thanks...

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    #103

    Re: A or An?

    Quote Originally Posted by heather s View Post
    Hi,

    Please let me know the correct format for the below word:

    "a SMTP"

    OR

    "an SMTP"

    Thanks...
    An SMTP = An [Es Em Ti Pi]

    Here you can find plenty of other examples:
    http://www.usingenglish.com/forum/fr...-alphabet.html

    Cheers!

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    #104

    Smile Re: A or An?

    Thank you so much for the reply.

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    #105

    Re: A or An?

    You're welcome!

    Cheers!

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    #106

    Re: A or An?

    huh, isnt it An url 'cus of the vowel in url?

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    #107

    Re: A or An?

    Quote Originally Posted by girlzmagazine View Post
    huh, isnt it An url 'cus of the vowel in url?
    No; it's whether it is a vowel sound or not, and not just the letter:
    An umbrella
    A university, a URL

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