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    londonion is offline Newbie
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    Use of THE and AN

    Hi,
    Please can someone advise whether these sentences are correct?

    "I am confident in my ability to succeed in the MBA programme at Lancaster University Management School."

    "Having left the company at the end of January 2010, I have decided to pursue my ambition of studying for an MBA at Cass Business School."

    Many thanks,
    Londonion

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    Tdol is offline Editor, UsingEnglish.com
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    Re: Use of THE and AN

    I am confident in my ability- I am confident of my ability

    Having left the company at the end of January 2010, I have decided to pursue my ambition of studying for an MBA at Cass Business School- When did you make the decision? This seems more logical to me:
    After deciding to pursue my ambition of studying for an MBA at Cass Business School, I left the company in January 2010.
    Or
    I left the company in January 2010 to pursue...

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