'A' or 'An' articles worksheet

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Complete the following sentences using 'a' or 'an'.

1. I ate --------- apple in the morning.

2. She was --------- ugly duckling.

3. She is --------- European.

4. -------- elephant has a trunk.

5. They are building --------- house.

6. She has got --------- dog.

7. They cut the tree with --------- axe.

8. I would like to eat -------- ice-cream.

9. If you are hungry you could eat -------- orange.

10. Please get me ------- glass of water.

11. There is -------- book on the table.

12. There is ------------------ hole in my socks.

13. Sona is ---------------------- smart girl.

14. He is ------------------------ intelligent boy.

15. She is looking forward to becoming ---------------------- grandmother.

16. He is -------------------- honest man.

17. Brutus was -------------------- honourable man.

Answers

1. I ate an apple in the morning.

2. She was an ugly duckling.

3. She is a European. (The word 'European' begins with the vowel 'e' but it is pronounced with the consonant sound 'u'.)

4. An elephant has a trunk.

5. They are building a house.

6. She has got a dog.

7. They cut the tree with an axe.

8. I would like to eat an ice-cream.

9. If you are hungry you could eat an orange.

10. Please get me a glass of water.

11. There is a book on the table.

12. There is a hole in my socks.

13. Sona is a smart girl.

14. He is an intelligent boy.

15. She is looking forward to becoming a grandmother.

16. He is an honest man.

17. Brutus was an honourable man. (The word 'honourable' begins with the consonant sound 'h', but it is pronounced with the vowel sound 'o'. Therefore we use 'an' before 'honourable'.)

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