Category: Articles

Indefinite article or zero article?

Put a suitable indefinite article or - when you want to use zero article.

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Please use short forms e.g. haven't instead of have not in negative statements and use long forms in positive statements e.g. I am instead of I'm.

1. I bought new steam iron.2. I bought paper in the newsagent's.3. She drank glass of water and went out.4. His father works in chocolate factory.5. I don't like tea.6. We visited Helen yesterday. She has new furniture.7. Have good time Mike!8. Excuse me, but I haven't got time.9. I bought milk and some eggs.10. After the accident there was glass everywhere.11. It is said that chocolate is good for the memory.12. Waitress! There is hair in my soup.13. We used iron building our house.14. I drank coffee this morning.15. She visits me three times month.16. She gave me friendly advice.17. He took bread from the shelf and put it in a trolley.18. We've sold our car. That's good news.19. I need paper to write.20. We had bad luck during our stay in Spain. It was raining all the time.