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    Indefinite article

    Which is correct?

    John Smith is a diving instructor, a journalist, a writer, and a poet.

    Or

    John Smit is a diving instructor, journalist, writer, and poet.

    Thanks!

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    Re: Indefinite article

    Quote Originally Posted by rivanov View Post
    Which is correct?

    John Smith is a diving instructor, a journalist, a writer, and a poet.

    Or

    John Smit is a diving instructor, journalist, writer, and poet.

    Thanks!
    Hi, and welcome. Both are correct.

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    Re: Indefinite article

    Quote Originally Posted by rivanov View Post
    Which is correct?

    John Smith is a diving instructor, a journalist, a writer, and a poet.

    Or

    John Smit is a diving instructor, journalist, writer, and poet.

    Thanks!
    Hello, I am The French.

    I'm not a teacher, but for me when you write a profession the English rule is to put before an indefinite article.

    I understand what you write but I think it's not grammaticaly good without article.

    You write "diving instructor", I sure it's "driving instructor".

    Have a nice day.

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    Re: Indefinite article

    Hello, I'm The French,

    I have one question about your answer, I wolud like to know why the both sentences are correct.

    Is it the sucession of professions that we permit to supprime the indefini article?

    Thank for your reply.

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    Re: Indefinite article

    Quote Originally Posted by The French View Post
    Hello, I'm The French,

    I have one question about your answer, I wolud like to know why the both sentences are correct.

    Is it the sucession of professions that we permit to supprime the indefini article?

    Thank for your reply.
    Yes that's right.

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