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