A / An / The Exercise 3


Fill in the blanks a an the. Put x if nothing is needed. Separate multiple answers with a comma and a space.


1. Sam lives in ---- little flat in ---- middle of the city. There is ---- pub nearby and ---- noise keeps him awake at night.

2. ---- Hilton Hotel is situated near ---- River Thames.

3. I applied for ---- job last week. ---- job involved driving ---- van around the country.

4. ---- Tate Gallery is quite far from ---- Science Museum, so you'd better take a bus.

5. ---- Sales Manager has ---- cold, so he can't come to ---- meeting this afternoon.

6. I have ---- appointment at ---- dentist's this afternoon because I've got ---- toothache.

7. We spent ---- last summer on ---- island of Crete.

8. On ---- thirty-first of December, thousands of people gather in ---- Times Square, New York, to celebrate ---- coming of ----- New Year.

9. Of all ---- countries on ---- continent of ---- North America, Phil has only visited ---- Canada.

10. ---- universities of Oxford and Cambridge are two of ---- most famous universities in ---- Europe.

11. If you want to work abroad, why don't you contact ---- agency I went to in ---- Lamb Street?

12. ---- capital city of Spain, Madrid, is to ---- north of Seville.

13. ---- holiday I took in Rome was ---- best I've ever had.

14. ---- Detective Sherlock Holmes and his assistant, ---- Doctor Watson, solved ---- lot of mysteries.

15. I would love to spend ---- summer cruising in ---- Caribbean.

16. Mrs. Hamilton holds ---- flower arranging class in ---- Cathedral on Wednesday evenings.

17. The highest mountain in ---- world, ---- Mount Everest, is in ---- Himalayas.

18. There is ---- wonderful 1920s style restaurant-cafe in ---- Glasgow which has some of ---- most charming and helpful waiters I've ever seen.

19. ---- Balearic Islands lie to ---- south of Spain.

20. Julia is ---- extremely patient girl-she will have no problem in her career as ---- nanny.

21. Stephen has ---- seminar on Saturday morning, so we are not able to go to ---- ski-slopes until Sunday.

22. On Sunday we decided to go to ---- beach by ---- train, but by the time we got to ---- station ---- weather looked so threatening that we went to ---- cinema instead.

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