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    The young boy

    plaease teachers

    there is a question says
    "the young boy may react well in difficult situations"
    Here the young boy means the young boy in genral

    or the young boy that in the paragraph .

    I need it quickly

    thank you anyway
    Last edited by 3mar; 07-Feb-2011 at 18:43.

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    Re: The young boy

    Quote Originally Posted by 3mar View Post
    Please teachers.

    There is a question says,
    "the young boy may react well in difficult situations"
    Here the young boy means the young boy in general or the young boy that's in the paragraph?


    thank you anyway
    Without more context it's impossible to say.

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    Re: The young boy

    Quote Originally Posted by bhaisahab View Post
    Without more context it's impossible to say.
    I know there is a rule of that but I'm not sure
    the rule says when you say for example "the poor"
    you mean all the poor .

    If know something about that
    please let me know

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    Re: The young boy

    Someone talking about young boys in general would probably say (as I just did) "young boys" rather than "the young boy."

    But, without context, it is impossible to tell.

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