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    arjitsharma is offline Member
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    Desk clock with chinese flag.

    I would like to know why no article is added before "chinese flag".
    Desk clock with chinese flag.
    I have seen this written an online shopping.

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    Re: Desk clock with chinese flag.

    It's not a sentence. It's an advertisement. Haven't we had this conversation recently? (It could have been someone else).

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    Re: Desk clock with chinese flag.

    In advertisements, articles are usually omitted for the sake of space.

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    Re: Desk clock with chinese flag.

    Even in an advertisement, though, "Chinese" should be capitalised.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Tdol is offline Editor, UsingEnglish.com
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    Re: Desk clock with chinese flag.

    Adverts, notes, headlines and titles may omit things like articles to focus on what matters to them.

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