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