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    Is the word subject correct in this phrase?

    The newspaper has an interesting subject about nature

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    Re: Is the word subject correct in this phrase?

    I think you should say "topic" instead of "subject".

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    Re: Is the word subject correct in this phrase?

    Quote Originally Posted by iodim View Post
    The newspaper has an interesting subject about nature
    "article" would be the most common term for this.

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    Re: Is the word subject correct in this phrase?

    Another alternative is piece.

    Piece: something which has been created by an artist, musician or writer:
    an orchestral/piano/instrumental piece
    a skilful piece of work/research
    Did you read that piece (= article) in the newspaper?


    Cambridge Dictionaries Online - Cambridge University Press

    However article, as Raymott suggested, is the most common (and specific) term.

    I am not a teacher.

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