Elementary Grammar Exercise

Article - Set:1 Fill In By Article
V2.107 (Latest revised: March 15, 2022)
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Fill in the blank with the appropriate article: a, an, or the.


There are only three articles in English: a, an, and the.

1) "a" and "an" are indefinite articles. They are used to indicate something unspecific. "an" is used when the first sound of the next word is a vowel sound.

There is a ball on the ground.
I need an umbrella.

2) "The" is the definite article. We use it when we have already mentioned the thing

We are not talking about the same thing.
Take from the box as you need.

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1. My sister is learning to play ____ violin at her school.
2. Please pass me ____ cake that is on the desk.
3. ____ apple a day keeps the doctor away.
4. "What ____ idiot!" She said angrily.
5. He served ____ only food he had.
6. I always take ___ walk after dinner.
7. What do you do? I'm ____ teacher.
8. Who is she? She's ____ teacher.
9. Do you like ____ music of the movie?
10. January is ____ first month of the year.

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