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Grammar and StructureGRAMMAR & STRUCTURE — Exercises
Articles

 
 

Answer the following questions to check your knowledge of articles.

Choose the correct article to complete the following sentences.

Example

Georgina wanted to travel in _____ new car her husband had just bought.
the
a
an
(nothing)

The correct answer is "the".


1.

_____ sugar is a dangerous additive to a diet.

 

The

 

A

 

An

 

(nothing)

 

 

 

2.

Where did you buy _____ chair in your living room?

 

the

 

a

 

an

 

(nothing)

 

 

 

3.

This is _____ tragic story.

 

the

 

a

 

an

 

(nothing)

 

 

 

4.

The university president is _____ extremely busy person.

 

the

 

a

 

an

 

(nothing)

 

 

 

5.

What did your teacher assign for _____ homework?

 

the

 

a

 

an

 

(nothing)

 

 

 

6.

Berenice lives in _____ first house near the ocean.

 

the

 

a

 

an

 

(nothing)

 

 

 

7.

I received a lot of information about the new job, but I cannot remember any of _____ information.

 

the

 

a

 

an

 

(nothing)

 

 

 

8.

Alicia would like _____ airplane for her birthday.

 

the

 

a

 

an

 

(nothing)

 

 

 

9.

In which part of the city of _____ Victoria do you live?

 

the

 

a

 

an

 

(nothing)

 

 

 

10.

My luggage is _____ one with the floral print.

 

the

 

a

 

an

 

(nothing)