[Grammar] take taxi or take a taxi?

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wotcha

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Take taxi?

or

Take a taxi?

:?:
 

Gillnetter

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Take taxi?

or

Take a taxi?

:?:
If you take the time to reason this out you should see that "a" is required here. You can only take one taxi at a time. "a" refers to one thing - "I want a car" = I want one car.
 
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