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Test your understanding of the English lesson by answering these questions. You will get the answers and your score at the end of the quiz.
Henry is _____ teacher.
(You are talking in general about a person’s job)

I’m going to buy ___ television.
(You are talking about a specific television you know already)

Mark is ___ American. (general)

Valentine’s Day is on ___ Thursday this year.
(You are talking about a day of the week in general)

The little girl has ___ pretty bicycle.

The old man is driving _____ expensive car.

"What’s happened here? There is rubbish all over the floor! _________________"

"Did you hear that Mr Smith died last night? It’s __________! He was a fit and healthy young man."

“This food looks lovely. Do you have a _____________?”

“David recently got a pay rise. Now he earns __________.”


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80 Comments on “When to use “A” or “AN” in a sentence… and when NOT to! (Indefinite Articles)”


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RAISE instead of rise
“David recently got a pay raise. Now he earns __________.”

Saturday, August 5th 2017

    In British English, it is a ‘pay rise’.

    Tuesday, August 8th 2017

thank you

Saturday, August 5th 2017

Good lesson.

Saturday, August 5th 2017

Thank Jade, this lesson was great..

Saturday, August 5th 2017

Thanks Jade, this lesson is very useful.

Saturday, August 5th 2017

Hi Jade, glad to see you again.
This is a very clear and exhaustive lesson, no doubt.
A very warm greeting from Italy (after all, this is August!)

Saturday, August 5th 2017

Easy but very useful, thanks

Saturday, August 5th 2017

Thank you!

Saturday, August 5th 2017

Interesting lesson Jade, thanks!

Saturday, August 5th 2017

I’m sorry, her accent made it difficult to me to understand the lesson.

Saturday, August 5th 2017

Many thanks Jade

Saturday, August 5th 2017

A good revision of this topic, thanks!

Saturday, August 5th 2017

Great lesson! Thank you! =D

Saturday, August 5th 2017

Thank you very much Jade! This lesson helped me to understand the difference about the use of the articles!

Saturday, August 5th 2017

Thanks jade . useful lesson

Sunday, August 6th 2017

I’m expecting to know more about english grammar thank you

Sunday, August 6th 2017

Thanks jade.lesson was great.

Sunday, August 6th 2017

Thank you so much i got know about how well understand the article……. wonderful

Sunday, August 6th 2017

it’s very useful

Sunday, August 6th 2017

I adore your lessons Jade, thanks)

Sunday, August 6th 2017

Good lesson

Sunday, August 6th 2017

Thanks :)

Sunday, August 6th 2017

Thank you! So cool!
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7\10
I was wrong in the [3, 6-I hurried] and 8 :(
Please, explain why in the eighth task does’t agree ‘such a joke’-‘I don’t mean funny’?

Sunday, August 6th 2017

thanks for this test

Sunday, August 6th 2017

Thank you teacher
Very useful leason

Sunday, August 6th 2017

It is very good!

Sunday, August 6th 2017

Good lesson

Sunday, August 6th 2017

Thank you Jade! It`s an amazing lesson.

Sunday, August 6th 2017

Very good the lesson!

Sunday, August 6th 2017

Dear Jade! In Russian we don’t have articles. In Russian they are not necessary at all! On top of that I’m strongly sure English will evolution towards simplification. In years you will not use articles in English. 🤓

Sunday, August 6th 2017

great lesson i loved it

Sunday, August 6th 2017

thanks alot

Monday, August 7th 2017

Thanks this really a good lesson.

Monday, August 7th 2017

It’s real helpful

Monday, August 7th 2017

Thank you Jade for your lesson!

Monday, August 7th 2017

Thank you very much for this lesson!

Monday, August 7th 2017

Thanks Jade!

It was very useful…

Monday, August 7th 2017

Interesting lesson. I like Jade’s pronunciation.

Monday, August 7th 2017

Nice lesson, Jade.Loved your accent.

Monday, August 7th 2017

good job

Monday, August 7th 2017

Thank you Jade & engVid :D

Wednesday, August 9th 2017

THANKS JADE

Wednesday, August 9th 2017

thank you teacher..

Friday, August 11th 2017

how to play the video

Friday, August 11th 2017

    Hi, zhouyueyu! It looks like you’re posting from China. All of our videos are on YouTube, so you’ll have to use a VPN to be able to watch them.

    Friday, August 11th 2017

thanks Jade

Friday, August 11th 2017

thanks good lesson

Saturday, August 12th 2017

ok
thanks

Saturday, August 12th 2017

thank you

Sunday, August 13th 2017

thank very much teacher Jade.

Sunday, August 13th 2017

That was great thanks

Monday, August 14th 2017

thank you Jade I wish you the best

Tuesday, August 15th 2017

every good lesson .
i got 9/10
i knows how can use ( a & an )
thanks jade
i wish you a happy life

Wednesday, August 16th 2017

10 / 10
Thanks alot

Wednesday, August 16th 2017

Very nice! Thank you

Wednesday, August 16th 2017

Nice! Thanks

Thursday, August 17th 2017

Thanks!

Thursday, August 17th 2017

What a pity !

Friday, August 18th 2017

Thank you

Friday, August 18th 2017

thanks guys

Friday, August 18th 2017

Thank you, Jade!!!

Friday, August 18th 2017

Thank you teacher.
I’m happy to watch this lesson and meet you.
Today, I’ve learned about English which I didn’t know.
I hope to improve my English every day as soon as possible.

Saturday, August 19th 2017

Thank you teacher!
But i have a question
Why in NO.10 question
10. “David recently got a pay rise. Now he earns __________.”
Answer is fifty grand a year
Why we can’t choose “fifty grand every year”?

Saturday, August 19th 2017

Very useful. Thanks!!

Sunday, August 20th 2017

Thank you jade this lesson is very useful.

Sunday, August 20th 2017

it was very helpful thank you so much.

Monday, August 21st 2017

very good lesson
jade thank you

Tuesday, August 22nd 2017

Hell,o all

Wednesday, August 23rd 2017

Dear Jade, in the fourth point related to Religions/Ideologies you neither explained nor referred to the second sentence “They are Hindus”. I can´t understand the use of “a”/ “an” in that specific sentence. Please, could you explain a little more about it?
Thanks in advance.

Thursday, August 24th 2017

Thank you

Saturday, August 26th 2017

what a bad

Wednesday, August 30th 2017

Jade, thank you, You help me to understand english perfectly.

Saturday, September 2nd 2017

I love this website so much. Helps a lot. Thank you!

Sunday, September 3rd 2017

Thank you Jade! I missed the question ten.

Friday, September 15th 2017

Thank You My favourite teacher
My tributes to You!

Monday, September 18th 2017

Thanks a lot, Jade. The lesson is clear and helpful for me. You manage to categorize different situations very reasonable. What about ‘a lot’?:)

Sunday, September 24th 2017

Thanks Jade. It was simple but useful.

Wednesday, September 27th 2017

thank’s. You are a great teacher!

Thursday, October 5th 2017

thanks…

Thursday, October 5th 2017
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