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