Results 1 to 2 of 2
  1. #1
    WUKEN is offline Member
    • Member Info
      • Member Type:
      • Student or Learner
      • Native Language:
      • Chinese
      • Home Country:
      • Taiwan
      • Current Location:
      • Taiwan
    Join Date
    Sep 2008
    Posts
    205
    Post Thanks / Like

    Default I wonder if I can omit the article or not.

    Hi teachers:
    I would like to ask a question grammatically.
    I wonder what sentences below I may write:
    1.May I buy the book and the pencil?
    2 May I buy the book and pencil?

    I wonder if I should omit the second definite article "the " shirt or not .
    Could you help me?
    Thanks a lot!

  2. #2
    svartnik is offline Banned
    Join Date
    Jul 2006
    Posts
    2,892
    Post Thanks / Like

    Default Re: I wonder if I can omit the article or not.

    I would like to ask you a grammatical question.

    I wonder what sentences below I may write

    Which of these sentences below is correct, in your opinion?

    Learning English | BBC World Service

    the book and the pencil -- sounds like they do not come together in one pack
    the book and pencil -- either one pack or not


Similar Threads

  1. using zero article
    By tun tun in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 27-Oct-2008, 09:16
  2. [Grammar] omit repeated article in a sentence
    By kwfine in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 04-Sep-2008, 07:50
  3. The definite article before of-phrases
    By albertino in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 7
    Last Post: 06-Jun-2007, 14:41
  4. Replies: 3
    Last Post: 04-Jun-2007, 09:28
  5. [Proofread please] Analysis of a magazine article
    By johan_vm in forum Editing & Writing Topics
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 08-Jun-2005, 04:29

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
Hotchalk