Keys to Teaching Grammar to English Language Learners Danielle Lobo Mahuani Lopes
Indefinite Articles a, anI have a parrot and three horses.My father had an absurd idea of moving to the United Kingdom.I always have an umbrella in my bag. A= consonant soundAn= vowel sound (a dog, a pencil, a(an eraser, an hour, an university, a hat)umbrella, an year)
Definite Articles the• something specific The book is on the table.•Superlative She is the best friend I have ever had.•Names of countries in the plural Obama is the president of the United States of America.•Rivers, oceans and alsogeographic parts of the Globe The Amazon river is the largest in the world.
Article! The Cats can be great pets. A couple’s success depends on the patience. articles when talking about: Categories or groups in general Abstract nouns (feelings and ideas)