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    Which article is needed?

    Hello!
    In the following sentence I would say THE company - I represent a company "Arnika" which produces office supplies. Which article is correct - definite or indefinite?
    And the second question. Is it OK to say such a sentence - I do not like the VARIANT of our company's logo you came up with. I am not sure about the word VARIANT.

    Thank you in advance.

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    Re: Which article is needed?

    You represent a company that is in office supplies. It's not the only company doing so, so it's not "the" company that produces office supplies.

    Your second sentence seems fine to me.

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    Re: Which article is needed?

    Quote Originally Posted by Gillnetter View Post
    But it is the company "Arnika". I represent the company named Arnika.
    In that sentence, "the" or "a" would work for me. But in the sentence saying you are "the" company making office supplies, it doesn't work.

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