Use Article a/an

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Use Article a/an by Mind Map: Use Article a/an

1. Example

1.1. He is a teacher

1.2. She doesn't own a car

1.3. I saw a bear at the zoo.

2. Used Before singular countable noun

3. ARTICLE A

4. ARTICLE AN

5. Wich Begin with consonant sounds

6. Use Before Singular Countable noun

7. Wich Begin with vowel Sounds

8. Example

8.1. He is an actor.

8.2. She didn't get an invitation.

8.3. I saw an eagle at the zoo

9. IMPORTANT

10. Use with means

11. ONE

11.1. Cannot use with plural Nouns

12. A SINGLE

12.1. Cannot use with plurar Nouns

13. Example

13.1. I saw a bears in Yellowstone National Park............................. Not Correct

13.2. I saw bears in Yellowstone National Park..................................... Correct

14. Before

14.1. words such as "European" or "University"

14.2. which sound like they start with a consonant even if the first letter is a vowel.

15. Also use A before letters and numbers which sound like they begin with a consonant

15.1. "U", "J", "1" or "9".

16. It is the sound not the spelling which is important

17. Examples

17.1. She has a euro. Sounds like "yu-ro".

17.2. That number is a "1". Sounds like "won".

18. Before

18.1. Words such as "hour"

18.2. Which sound like they start with a vowel even if the first letter is a consonant

19. Also use AN before letters and numbers which sound like they begin with a vowel

19.1. "F" or "8"

20. it is the sound not the spelling which is important

21. Examples

21.1. I only have an hour for lunch. Sounds like "au-er"

21.2. Does his name begin with an "F"? Sounds like "eff"