Articles exercise

September 27, 2012pdf

Fill in the blanks with appropriate articles. Each question is followed by three answer choices. Choose the most appropriate one.

1. Gold is ………………………………….. precious metal.

a) a

b) an

c) the

2. Honest men speak ………………………………….. truth.

a) a

b) an

c) the

3. He looks as stupid as ………………………………….. owl.

a) a

b) an

c) the

4. I would like to meet Brad Pit, ……………………………. actor.

a) a

b) an

c) the

5. What did you do with ………………………………… camera I lent you.

a) a

b) an

c) the

6. He is going out with …………………………………… German girl.

a) a

b) an

c) the

7. He remained …………………………………… bachelor all his life.

a) a

b) an

c) the

8. ‘What is that noise?’ ‘I think it is ………………………………….. helicopter.’

a) a

b) an

c) the

9. I waited for …………………………………….. hour and then I went home.

a) a

b) an

c) the

10. She showed me ……………………………………. one-pound coin.

a) a

b) an

c) the

Answers

1. Gold is a precious metal.

2. Honest men speak the truth.

3. He looks as stupid as an owl.

4. I would like to meet Brad Pitt, the actor.

5. What did you do with the camera I lent you?

6. He is going out with a German girl.

7. He remained a bachelor all his life.

8. ‘What is that noise?’ ‘I think it is a helicopter.’

9. I waited for an hour and then I went home.

10. She showed me a one-pound coin.

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