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    I am bit confused by the use of articles.

    What should we used with countable nouns and uncountable nouns?

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    Re: Use of article

    Quote Originally Posted by Steve Donald View Post
    I am a bit confused by with the use of articles.

    What should we used with countable nouns and uncountable nouns?
    Please give examples.

    not a teacher

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    Re: Use of article

    Welcome to the forum, Steve.

    Click here to find links to earlier threads on this topic.

    Ask again if you have any specific problems on the subject.

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    Re: Use of article

    Tedmc, "I am a bit confused by ..." is correct.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: Use of article

    You can use indefinite and definite articles as well as none with countable nouns. With uncountable nouns, you can use the definite article or none.

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    Re: Use of article

    Quote Originally Posted by Tdol View Post
    You can use... none with countable nouns.
    Only if they are plural.
    Am I right? Not a teacher.

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    Re: Use of article

    Usually, but I would always hesitate before saying only.

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