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