An article is not needed there. Not all nouns in all uses require one.
Student or Learner
Could you, please, tell me the answer to my silly question?
Why in the sentence
I travelled to Manchester in search of my past.
search does not have an article?
Isn't SEARCH a noun in this sentence? Why is there no a or the before it?
Thank you very, very much in advance
If there were no "my," would be there "the," Mike?
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