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    saket.mahesh88 is offline Newbie
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    check the error

    please check the error:-


    did you take shower?

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    Re: check the error

    Capitalization.
    No article with a countable noun.
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    Re: check the error

    Hey Barb_D: Not sure what you mean in this example by "no article with a countable noun".

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    Re: check the error

    There is no article. The countable noun needs one.

    I didn't mean to say "There should be no article," but rather "It lacks the required article."
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    Re: check the error

    Barb_D: OK thanks. You scared me!!

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    Re: check the error

    It's okay. When I saw what my hair looked like in the humidity yesterday, I scared myself! (Different causes, same effect.)
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