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    arjitsharma is offline Member
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    Articles in nationalities and languages.

    This is especially important in situations where nationalities or ethnic groups and their languages might be confused. In such situations, The is used to specify that we are talking about the nationality or ethnic group rather the language.In the above sentences, Does the usage of the definite article with the words nationality and languages follow the article rule when we say or write something the second time or there is another reason for it.

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    Re: Article.

    Additionally, arjitsharma, please tell us the source of the text you quoted, and note that I have made your thread title more meaningful.

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    Re: Articles in nationalities and languages.

    We use the article when we say, for example, the French language.

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    Re: Articles in nationalities and languages.

    Quote Originally Posted by arjitsharma View Post
    ... rather than the language.
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