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  1. 1. ARTICLES
  2. 2. THE <ul><li>Part of our shared world, either local, or national, or global. </li></ul><ul><li>-Arturo is in the kitchen. </li></ul><ul><li>- The president is going to make a speech. </li></ul><ul><li>-Did you see the moon last night? </li></ul><ul><li>Something that has already been mencioned. </li></ul><ul><li>-Take one carrot and two onions. Slice the carrot and chop the onions. </li></ul>
  3. 3. <ul><li>When is used in superlative expressions: </li></ul><ul><li>(before only, first etc.) </li></ul><ul><li>-Tom´s the only person I like at work. </li></ul><ul><li>-Amsterdam is the first place where i would like to live. </li></ul><ul><li>We use it with names of building, oceans, rivers, etc. </li></ul><ul><li>-I went to the Empire State Building when I was to New York. </li></ul><ul><li>- The Pacific ocean is one of my favorites oceans. </li></ul>
  4. 4. <ul><li>When we talk about countries whose name includes a noun. </li></ul><ul><li>-Have you been to the Czech Republic? </li></ul><ul><li>- The Unit States have a lot of immigrants. </li></ul><ul><li>We use it to refer to different nationalities. </li></ul><ul><li>-People think the British are very reserved. </li></ul><ul><li>-Are the Mexican men machistas? </li></ul>
  5. 5. A/AN <ul><li>We use them to refer to something for the first time. </li></ul><ul><li>-Have you heard that Paco bought a cat? </li></ul><ul><li>She has a red dress, her boyfriend gave it her last week . </li></ul><ul><li>To refer to something unspecific. </li></ul><ul><li>-How often do you use a computer? </li></ul><ul><li>-Can you give me a cookie? </li></ul>
  6. 6. <ul><li>To classify things(Including people and their jobs). </li></ul><ul><li>-Felix is a Teacher. </li></ul><ul><li>-Dog is an animal. </li></ul><ul><li>*REMEMBER: We use also the article a before a word that begins with a consonant sound. </li></ul><ul><li>-I would like to eat an apple. </li></ul><ul><li>And the article an before a vowel sound. </li></ul><ul><li>-I´m going to take a shower. </li></ul>
  7. 7. THE ARTICLE ZERO <ul><li>We use it with plural countable nouns. </li></ul><ul><li>-I don't like pigeons. </li></ul><ul><li>We use it with uncountable nouns. </li></ul><ul><li>-I love beer. </li></ul><ul><li>We use it with proper nouns. </li></ul><ul><li>- Marie lives in Mexico. </li></ul>
  8. 8. <ul><li>We use it with languages and most place names/countries. </li></ul><ul><li>-French is spoken in some cities in Canada. </li></ul><ul><li>We use it with abstract nouns. </li></ul><ul><li>-Love can be very difficult. </li></ul>

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