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    Why I did a mistake.

    Please help me. I did exercise 216 about articles, and I want to know why the no. 9 answer for the question : .......Mount Everest is in the Himalayas, isn't using any articles?


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    Re: Why I did a mistake.

    Welcome to the forums

    Quote Originally Posted by rbbt View Post
    Please help me. I did exercise 216 about articles, and I want to know why the no. 9 answer for the question : .......Mount Everest is in the Himalayas, isn't using any articles?
    "Mount Everest" does not need an article since there is only one Mt. Everest; there is an article qualifying "Himalayas" which is a geographic region.

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