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    #1

    the article

    Hello, my name is Ying.

    I am not sure which one is the correct way to use it.



    • In general, many areas in the suburb have lower population densities than inner city neighborhood within an metropolitan area.Or In general, many areas in the suburb have lower population densities than inner city neighborhood within an metropolitan area.


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    Re: the article

    Dear Ying,
    I think the correct way is;
    In general, many areas in a suburb have lower population densities than inner city neighborhood within a metropolitan area.

    I used the indefinite article 'a' because the suburb is not known and neither is the metropolitan area.

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    Re: the article

    In my opinion, it should be "in the suburbs". It also should be "neighborhoods".

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