Rob and Ashlie talk about the little words which cause so much trouble: articles!

Watch the video. Then go to Task and do the activities.

Task 1

Use a, an, or 0 (no article) to complete the sentences.


Task 2

Use the definite (the) or indefinite article (a) to finish the sentences.


Task 3

Match the questions with the answers using I guess.



Language level

Intermediate: B1
Upper intermediate: B2


Actually, theme about articles isn't difficult but when I try to speak or write I often forget about them. Is it a big mistake do not use articles?

Thanks for this lesson Rob . You are "A" good teacher.

hello everybody.well I'm new member in this site so I'm sure that i will take a lot from this website.good luck to all

Ash  wore a nice dress and she's pretty in the pink of her fashion trends and also thank to you Rob for just given some advice. I am hoping that podcast will stays long and longer to give some helpful ideas. Thank you English team.

Are Achlie and Stephen actors or English teachers ?

Hello Faik,
The English teacher in Word on the Street is Rob. None of the other presenters are teachers.
Best wishes,
The LearnEnglish Team

hi where is the transcript of this vedio?

the great  idea, thank a lot Rob, you already hae to explain when should we use a, an and the , many rule in English right, so it make hard to understanding the English lingual , cause one word hae many function  , again  many thank Rob one more Hi Ashle you look pretty with your dress.

Always you are helping a million thanks to you.

Thank you ,Rob.You have really helped me.