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