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    A lot/lot

    Hello all!
    In the sentence below, why is There "Lot" and it don't use "A lot"? If we use "A lot", is it incorrect?

    Meet me in the parking lot after the show.

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    Re: A lot/lot

    I am not a teacher.

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    Re: A lot/lot

    Quote Originally Posted by Matthew Wai View Post
    Oh, excuse me, I never though that "Parking" and "Lot" don't be separate!

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    Re: A lot/lot

    A lot is an area of land used for a particular purpose according to http://www.oxfordlearnersdictionarie..._english/lot_4
    I am not a teacher.

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    Re: A lot/lot

    Quote Originally Posted by moseen View Post
    In the sentence below, why is there "lot" and not "a lot"? If we use "a lot", is it incorrect?
    Yes.

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