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    using ''the'' many times

    Recently I came across a sentence which has too many ''the'', so I was trying to skip some:

    '' The health is the most important thing in the life ''

    Maybe the correct answer would be:
    '' Health is the most important thing in the life''

    Did I make a mistake?

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    Re: using ''the'' many times

    Quote Originally Posted by microsoft View Post
    Recently I came across a sentence which has too many ''the'', so I was trying to skip some:

    '' The health is the most important thing in the life ''

    Maybe the correct answer would be:
    '' Health is the most important thing in the life''

    Did I make a mistake?
    Only one "the" is necessary:

    Health is the most important thing in life.

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