(grammar)either of the determiners `a/an'(the indefinite article)or `the'(the definite article)
Don't leave out the definite article.
Any of a class of words used to signal nouns and to specify their application. In English, the indefinite articles are a and an and the definite article is the.
A word that defines or limits, such as the definite article or a demonstrative pronoun.
school NOTE ON USAGE When a school,hospital,etc is being referred to as an institution,we do not use the definite article after a preposition
God. Often used with the or a possessive adjective.
A fit of petulant sulkiness. Often used with the.
Elderly people considered as a group. Used with the.
The mainland of Europe.Used with the.
A Survey on College Students′ Mastery of the Definite Article;
On Cognitive and Psychological Base of Definite Article "the" with Specific Reference
A fit of nervousness.Often used with the.
"A", "an" and "the" aren't necessary parts of speech.
Today we'll have listening practice. After that we'll sum up the uses of the definite article.
The Cohesive Functions of the Definite Article the and Its Anaphoric Reference in the English Language;
The Use of the by Chinese Learners of English: From the Perspective of Relevance Theory;
A study of the overgeneralization in second language acquisition;
ON THE USE OF THE DEFINITE ARTICLE IN ENGLISH BY CHINESE LEARNERS IN THEIR INTERLANGUAGE;