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    optional article

    Just a quick and short question...

    Some people believe that (the) practitioners of voodoo have occult powers.

    Is "the" optional above? Thank you.

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    Re: optional article

    Yes, optional and I prefer the sentence without it.
    I'm not a teacher, but I write for a living. Please don't ask me about 2nd conditionals, but I'm a safe bet for what reads well in (American) English.

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