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    one article for two noun phrases

    Does ‘the’ before ‘continued’ in the following sentence apply to ‘better-than…..NOI margin’ too? Or 'the' only applies to 'continued....increases'?

    In addition, the continued sales increases and better-than-expected gross margin bode well for BV.



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    Re: one article for two noun phrases

    Yes, it does. If you swap the clauses around you will see that the is needed.

    In addition, the better-than-expected gross margin and
    continued sales increases bode well for BV.

    I am not a teacher.

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