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    Bath is known for its mineral hot springs, which were discovered by ... Romans when they invaded Britain 2,000 years ago.

    Do we need 'the' with 'Romans'?

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    Yes. 'The Romans' indicates the Roman invaders as a collective. Whereas if you use just '...discovered by Romans.' it could mean a couple of Romans out for an afternoon stroll.

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