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    Usage of Article 'The'

    is the following usage of article is correct

    select data from the tables.....


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    Re: Usage of Article 'The'

    Yes. The definite article denotes that not any 'tables' but the tables that are in the shared knowledge of the speaker and the hearer.


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    Re: Usage of Article 'The'

    is the following usage of article is correct

    Is the following usage of the article correct?

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    Re: Usage of Article 'The'

    Quote Originally Posted by svartnik View Post
    ... the tables that are in the shared knowledge of the speaker and the hearer.
    Well said.

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