Definite and Indefinite Articles – A, An, The – Test Yourself

The grammar of definite and indefinite articles in English is always tricky for ESL learners and writers. Tap or click an answer to see if you are correct. Good luck.

1. ____ extremely large cat.
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2. ____ unusually small house.
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3. ____ difficult lessons.
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4. ____ 8.
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5.This is ___ amazing party. Aren’t you having ___ fun? Is there ___ problem?
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6. John can’t travel abroad because he doesn’t have ___ passport.
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7. If you don’t understand a word, you need to buy ___ dictionary.
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8. This coffee costs €27 ___ kilogram.
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9. I bought ___ most colourful socks I could find.
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10. Why are ___ vegetables so healthy?
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Take a look at the basic rules for using definite and indefinite articles in English from the good people at Cambridge Dictionary.

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