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