Articles Worksheet-2

Articles Worksheet-2

 

Fill in the correct article wherever necessary:

  1. Shital found _____ one-rupee coin today.

A. X                     B. An                   C. A                     D. The

 

  1. Anil met ____ American and _____ European man yesterday.

A. An – an         B. The – an       C. An – a            D. An – x

 

  1. _____ moon does not have its own light.

A. A                     B. An                   C. The                 D. X

 

  1. “____ x-ray of this foot is needed,” said Dr. Kapoor.

A. An                   B. X                     C. The                 D. A

 

  1. Which is ____ smallest bird?

A. X                     B. An                   C. A                     D. The

 

  1. Dr. Kapoor is ____ honest man.

A. The                 B. A                     C. An                   D. X

 

  1. Which are _____ best mobiles being sold now-a-days?

A. The                 B. X                     C. A                     D. An

 

  1. I already have ____ uniform.

A. X                     B. An                   C. A                     D. The

 

  1.  ____ gold and ____ silver are precious metals.

A. An – a            B. The – the      C. X – x              D. A – a

 

  1.  _____ sun rises in _____ east.

A. An – the        B. The – the      C. A – an            D. X – the

 

Answer Key:

  1. C

Explanation:  ‘One’ starts with a consonant sound; hence ‘a’ is used.

 

  1. C

Explanation: ‘American’ starts with a vowel sound; hence ‘an’ is used and ‘European’ starts with a consonant sound; hence ‘a’ is used.

 

  1. C

Explanation: ‘The’ is used because ‘moon’ is a unique common noun.

 

  1. A

Explanation: ‘X-ray’ starts with a vowel sound; hence ‘an’ is used.

 

  1. D

Explanation: Since ‘smallest’ is the superlative degree, ‘the’ is used.

 

  1. C

Explanation: ‘Honest’ starts with a vowel sound; hence ‘an’ is used.

 

  1. A

Explanation:  ‘The’ is used because ‘best’ is an adjective of the superlative degree.

 

  1. C

Explanation: ‘Uniform’ starts with a consonant sound; hence ‘a’ is used.

 

  1. C

Explanation: No article is used since gold and silver are material nouns.

 

  1. B

Explanation: ‘The’ is used because both ‘sun’ and ‘east’ are unique common nouns.