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Raquel tdc11 f

  1. 1.  When talking about somethins specific. Used for the second reference of a noun. Superlatives.
  2. 2.  YOU DON’T USE ARTICLES  Austria, Canada, Bangladesh, Italy, Thailand, China
  3. 3.  Plural country names: ◦ the Philippines, ◦ the Netherlands Names with Union or United: ◦ the United States, ◦ the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics Full official names: ◦ the Republic of Cuba, ◦ the Kingdom of Sweden Geographical regions: ◦ the Ukraine, ◦ the Congo, ◦ the Sudan
  4. 4.  NO THE: • Mount Baldy, Lake Arrowhead, Greenland, • Zuma Beach, Pomona, Sixth Street, • MacArthur Park, Niagara Falls, Riverside • Community College EXCEPTIONS • Groups of mountains, lakes, islands, cities, • etc.: the Andes Mountains, the Great • Lakes, the Maldive Islands, the Twin • Cities, the Claremont Colleges
  5. 5.  the Avenue of the Americas, the City of Brotherly Love, the University of California at Riverside, the Island of Majorca
  6. 6.  the Balkan Peninsula, the Mojave Desert, the Mississippi River, the Holland Tunnel, the San Diego Zoo, the Museum of Modern Art
  7. 7. • Buildings named Hall:  Independence Hall,  Great Hall• Buildings named House or Library may or may not have THE:  The White House,  Blair House,  The Huntington Library,  Honnold Library
  8. 8. Use “the”: the Empire State Building; the Taj Mahal; the Mona Lisa; the Sunflowers
  9. 9. Use “the”: The Times; The Washington Post
  10. 10.  the United Nations; the Seamen’s Union
  11. 11. Use “the” the Ritz; the Ritz Hotel; the King’s Head; the Déjà VuExceptions:We do not use the definite article if the name of the hotel or restaurant is the name of the owner,Brown’s Hotel;Morel’s Restaurant,

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