Tag: generic-noun-phrases

29 Uses of the definite article (the) in generic noun phrases 2014-05-03T09:39:47.860

17 Why "the schoolboy" instead of "a schoolboy" in this sentence? 2013-09-06T19:07:04.113

17 Singular or plural when indicating something unique owned by many 2015-12-14T08:16:11.037

13 "Only the masochist would choose to study Russian" or "Only a masochist would choose to study Russian"? (use of articles in generic noun phrases) 2015-12-14T08:08:58.280

9 How to use countable nouns? 2013-03-08T18:13:59.790

9 The articles "a" and "the" in generic statements 2014-08-07T13:22:19.127

9 Why do we use "the" with non-specific noun? 2015-09-29T06:09:13.277

8 A maine coon is a type of cat 2015-10-08T21:27:32.147

8 Singular Vs plural while making a general statement 2017-04-16T04:02:40.147

7 The confusion between "The" or "A" article 2014-10-03T17:43:40.707

6 Is "Bananas grow in a tropical climate" grammatically correct? 2015-12-09T18:55:59.517

6 The totem pole can be grouped into 2019-02-19T14:30:19.587

4 Article usage in "Scientists have discovered the evolutionary causes of (the) allergy" / ".. allergies" 2015-12-15T07:37:15.353

4 The definite article "the" and known information 2016-01-16T16:44:39.573

4 Is it correct to use the English possessive with generic nouns? 2017-07-26T09:10:43.033

4 generic or specific reference 2017-11-25T15:00:49.923

3 Definite or indefinite article with "generic reader" 2016-01-27T12:31:50.200

3 What does 'the' mean in "every second of the day"? 2016-02-05T13:39:02.147

3 (The) Owls Are Not What They Seem 2016-09-06T23:21:46.677

3 Generic noun phrase + article question 2017-04-13T18:04:54.600

3 Generic noun phrase + singular/plural 2017-04-14T19:56:24.150

3 There is no woman who doesn't like (flowers / a flower) 2017-07-25T11:33:55.410

3 The vs An (Comparing for most appropriate.) 2018-09-12T12:46:03.277

2 Articles in generic noun phrases 2014-12-10T15:24:27.597

2 Using Plural form for general statements 2016-03-18T09:23:55.807

2 How does the specificity of a sentence change? 2016-06-24T03:42:12.677

2 The <noun> is ..... meaning wolves in general? 2016-07-26T14:01:35.803

2 Generic plural. I need to know if there is a rule about it 2016-07-27T21:32:29.330

2 Singular or plural for "cat"? 2017-02-18T16:24:46.563

2 A man(all) needs (all)friends 2017-04-13T11:16:31.533

2 Question on generic noun phrase 2017-04-13T12:04:56.190

2 Generalization of sentences/ generic noun phrase and articles usage 2017-04-13T19:59:22.240

2 Generic noun plural case 2017-04-14T06:13:52.543

2 task contains actions OR action contains tasks? 2017-06-11T09:11:52.773

2 Definite article vs. no article in front of plant names used generically 2017-08-26T18:59:31.307

2 "The roar of a lion" : Why do we use the definite article "the"? 2017-09-07T05:02:06.833

2 Can I say "Any tiger is a dangerous animal"? 2017-12-29T14:41:45.603

2 In the sentence of concern, should I use the plural form of the noun? 2018-05-23T21:41:44.950

2 Is "Mango is my favourite fruit" grammatically correct? Should it instead be "mangoes" or "the mango"? 2018-12-06T19:30:18.443

1 article usage: "the faces of the human" 2013-07-18T18:27:25.780

1 {an/the} arrangement 2015-07-28T14:55:35.223

1 Generic plural noun vs. singular indefinite noun vs. definite noun, which is more general? 2015-08-26T20:21:19.500

1 How to explain a general topic? Using A or Plural Form or Plural Form Plus the? 2016-02-24T08:33:58.140

1 Cats drink milk vs Cat drinks milk 2016-04-06T21:27:24.627

1 Articles (A / an / the) How do you understand difference between 'all things of that kind' and 'all the things referred to by a noun'? 2016-07-20T15:26:14.763

1 Can I say 'around the 1800s'? How do I read '1800s'? 2016-08-12T03:11:43.850

1 Definite article singular vs plural noun 2016-12-25T10:29:48.073

1 Singular plural generalization with generic noun phrase 2017-04-14T14:50:33.120

1 Singular Vs plural generic noun case 2017-04-17T16:30:53.880

1 In a day on Mars vs In the day on Mars 2018-11-08T02:16:14.683

1 usages of singular and plural nouns 2019-02-20T04:36:47.890

0 Do you say "I like apple" or "I like apples"? 2014-08-24T06:49:38.097

0 How to refer back to the just mentioned subject? 2016-08-03T05:56:22.373

0 Should "a/an" articles be used before general concepts? 2016-10-10T08:34:04.003

0 How do you know when to use either an indefinite article or definite article for singular count nouns? 2017-09-14T02:40:09.823

0 If I explain a certain word, should I put the definite article? 2017-10-13T12:47:13.497

0 Can I make a generic by using the definite article? 2017-10-25T11:44:22.653

0 Usage of 'a' and 'the' 2020-08-01T18:56:09.993