Use Of Articles In English Grammar

Use Of Articles In English Grammar:

We know that if we want to speak any language so,it is necessary that we go about the grammar of this language because without going grammar, We can’t speak and write about any language.Here, we are discussing  about the English language.In the previous articles, We learned about the other topics which are related with English grammar or English language like Ordinary basic English conversation list, Vowels and Consonant.Like an earlier topics,Now, We will disclose to the use Of Articles.

Use Of Articles

Article has two kinds .

  1. Indefinite Article (A,An) 
  2. Definite Article (The)

Use Of Indefinite Articles:

In the first kind, Use of articles.(A,An) means”One”.These are called indefinite articles because they are not use with particular noun.

For example:

  • I saw a beggar in the street.
  • I found an umbrella lying on the road.

Note:

In above examples beggar and umbrella are common noun.

According to the grammar rule an article used  before”singular common noun”.

For example:

  • A hunt catch a lion.
  • I saw an eagle.
  • The boy began to laugh.

Use Of Definite Article:

Use of article second kind is that, “The” is the definite article, Which use on different events.

To make common noun into particular noun/proper noun or to separate from other noun.To understand the above statement we have an example:

  • I have a book” change this example in particular noun”The book is very interesting“.

Before the name of rivers,seas,mountains,canal,glades,island etc but definite article can’t use with hills.

For example:

  • The Ravi.
  • The Himalayas.
  • The Monsoons.
  • The Chenab.

Definite article use before books,newspaper and Holy books.

For example:

  • The”News” is a widely circulated newspaper.

Note:

Definite article is not use if author name write before the book.

For example:

  • Shakespeare’s”Hamlet“.

Definite article use before the name of trains,ships and aeroplane.

For example:

  • The”Tezgam”
  • The”Babar”

With the name of direction and planets.

For example:

  • The earth
  • The sun
  • The east

With important historical events.

For example:

  • The world war

With part of body.

For example:

  • The head
  • The hand

With name of nation,with provinces,with organization.

Try to read carefully above use of articles rules. Practice as yourself. Don’t underestimate these tiny grammar and articles rules because its made your bases. For more question and inquires use below comment box 🙂

Basic English Grammar For Beginner

Basic English Grammar For Beginner:

To learn or speak any language,It is important that you have knowledge about its English grammar. English Grammar tell us how we can use words on different places. English Grammar like skeleton of English language.English grammar is basic for the beginner without learn the basic they can’t speak any language.Today,we learn about the”Parts of speech,Silent letter in words,Vowels and Consonant”.

English Grammar

Parts Of Speech:

A sentence consist in different words.These words can divided in different parts.These parts are called “Parts of speech”there are eight parts of speech.

  • Noun
  • Pronoun
  • Adjective
  • Verb
  • Adverb
  • Preposition
  • Conjunction
  • Interjection

English Grammar

Noun:

Noun is a name of person,place or thing.For example: America,Lahore or fishing etc.

Pronoun:

A pronoun is a word which is used in place of a  noun.For example:I,we,you,they,my,our,your,their,it,its,he,him,she,her,mine etc.

Also:

Whom,whose,which,what,who,this,that,these,those,myself,himself etc.

Adjective:

A word which has qualities of a noun or pronoun.For example:Good,honest,beautiful etc.

Verb:

A verb is a word which shows that something is being done.For example:Beat run,wash,write etc.

Adverb:

An adverb is a word which is used to qualify any part of speech except a noun or pronoun.

For example:

  • He reads clearly” here read is adverb”.
  • This  is dark black horse”here black is adverb”.

Preposition:

A preposition is a word placed before a noun or pronoun to establish the relationship with the person or thing denoted by it stands in regard to something.For example:In,on,with,of,for,into,from,at,after etc.

Conjunction:

A conjunction is a word which joins sentences and words.For example:And,both,also,too,not,only,but,however etc.

Interjection:

An interjection is a word which expresses some sudden feeling or emotion.For example:Well done! Hurrah! Alas! Ah! Bravo etc.

Silent letter In Words:

In English grammar, We use silent vowel words.Which can write but we can’t read.Some silent letters come in front of the words,mid of words and end of words like:

Words Silent Letters Words Silent Letters
Answer      W Guest      U
Column      N Condemn      N
Inn      N Honest      N
League      Ue Technique      Ue
Pick      C Island      S
Stalk      L Folk      L
Adjective      D  Climb      B

Vowels:

English words have no value without vowels.Vowels words are(A,E,I,O,U).

“An” use with vowels.For example:Hour,iron,knife etc.

English Grammar

Consonant:

English consist on twenty-one alphabets.Which use with vowels because one letter have different sound.When we speak with other letters.They change their sound consonants are(A,B,C,D,E,F,G,H,I,J,K,L,M,N,O,P,Q,R,S,T,U,V,W,X,Y,Z).