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No A or An or The before names

Do not use the before names of people, companies, most places and countries.

A person in a rabbit suit is standing behind George Bush and waving.

The rabbit behind George Bush is waving.

• He lives in Indonesia.
• They work for British Telecom.

Remember: No the before names.
  • Exercise 1

    Remember: No the before names.

    Do we use the before names of . . ?

    Remember: No the before names.

    Do we use the before names of . . ?

  • Using A and An or The
    A for nouns that talk about one person or thing. An for nouns beginning with a vowel sound. The if you know what is being talked about. (3:15)

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