Thursday, January 17, 2013

Confused Adjectives

A and An
Rule: An should be used instead of a before words starting with vowels (a, e, i, o, u) or in case of words with silent h (hour, honest, honor).
Incorrect Usage: (a) That is a apple tree.
                                (b) He is a honest man.

Correct Usage: (a) That is an apple tree.
                             (b) He is an honest man.

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