Indefinite Articles

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Indefinite Articles by Mind Map: Indefinite Articles

1. It is used with countable nouns in the singular to indicate a person, animal or indeterminate thing when we refer to it for the first time or we do not know it.

1.1. I have got a book Tengo un libro

1.1.1. They saw a girl there Vieron a una chica allí

2. Examples a

2.1. a boy

2.2. a car

2.3. a helicopter

2.4. a university

2.5. Would you like a drink?

2.6. I've finally got a good job.

2.7. An elephant and a mouse fell in love.

3. Examples an

3.1. an apple

3.2. an elephant

3.3. an itchy sweater

3.4. an ugly duck

3.5. Mary is training to be an engineer

3.6. John is an Englishman

3.7. I'd like an orange and two lemons please

4. Definitions. In English, the two indefinite articles are a and an. Like other articles, indefinite articles are invariable. You use one or the other, depending on the first letter of the word following the article, for pronunciation reasons.