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1. RULE #1 In English, almost all words that begin with a consonant will be preceded by article a.

1.1. for example

1.1.1. a pet

1.1.2. A door

1.1.3. a grin

1.1.4. a onion

1.1.5. a cat

1.2. PRAYERS IN CONJUGATION

1.2.1. I am a good student.

1.2.2. He is a student.

1.2.3. She is a young woman

1.2.4. She is a smart girl.

1.2.5. It is an apple.

2. RULE #2 In English, almost all words that begin with vowels will be preceded by article an.

2.1. for example

2.1.1. an apple

2.1.2. An elbow

2.1.3. an hour

2.2. PRAYERS IN CONJUGATION

2.2.1. It is an old university .

2.2.2. He is an unusual man

2.2.3. She is an honest woman

2.2.4. It is an egg.

2.2.5. It is an easy question.

3. VIDEO

3.1. CÓMO USAR A Y AN EN INGLÉS | CURSO DE INGLÉS

4. EXCEPCIONES

4.1. When the 'u' has the same sound as the 'y' in "you", or the 'o' has the same sound as the 'w' in "won" then you must use 'a'.

4.2. When the word begins with a vowel (a, e, i, o, u), then you should use 'an', it sounds better and it sounds more appropriate to say it