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What is an article?



An article is a member of a small class of determiners that identify a noun's

Examples (English)
  • The definite article the
  • The indefinite article a/an
  An article is a kind of

Crystal 1980 32


Hartmann and Stork 1972 18


Pei and Gaynor 1954 18


Mish 1991 105

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