Smug left-wing assclowns forming another “we’re smarter than you” club? Where do I sign up?
danalien is now known as princeofdarkness
Just getting my bearings. I’m not sure where rap came from
A and an signal that the noun modified is indefinite, referring to any member of a group. These indefinite articles are used with singular nouns when the noun is general; the corresponding indefinite quantity word some is used for plural general nouns. The rule is:
a + singular noun beginning with a consonant: a boy
an + singular noun beginning with a vowel: an elephant
a + singular noun beginning with a consonant sound: a user (sounds like ‘yoo-zer,’ i.e. begins with a consonant ‘y’ sound, so ‘a’ is used)
some + plural noun: some girls
names of countries (Italy, Mexico, Bolivia) except the Netherlands and the US
names of cities, towns, or states (Seoul, Manitoba, Miami)
names of streets (Washington Blvd., Main St.)
names of lakes and bays (Lake Titicaca, Lake Erie) except with a group of lakes like the Great Lakes
names of mountains (Mount Everest, Mount Fuji) except with ranges of mountains like the Andes or the Rockies or unusual names like the Matterhorn
names of continents (Asia, Europe)
names of islands (Easter Island, Maui, Key West) except with island chains like the Aleutians, the Hebrides, or the Canary Islands
Missing Springwatch? Don’t forget you can keep in touch with the barn owls and other wildlife via the webcasts from Heligan. There’s still lots to get involved in through Breathing Places and with many garden birds rearing second or even third broods, there are plenty of opportunities to Do One Thing for your local wildlife.
David Thompson guides us through the dawn chorus at Mount Stewart, Co Down.
I usually that before not holding Alchemist rules
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