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Art Scene 1 Language Focus

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


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.

Hi! I am grateful for this video. It helped to understand the rule.

In this video, I really like Ashlie's style in clothing. She is wearing a good dress. She is trendsetter I think. And she is my inspiration. About this lesson, Rob explained clearly. So I could answered these questions right. Thank you so much.

hi ,
can anyone help me with my problem ? when someone reply a comment for me , where can i fined it ? because its huge website and its really hard to search between all this pages.
and i will be thankful for anybody help.
with my love too all of you

How can I read the transcript of "language focus" section ?

Hello Msecho,
The Language Focus pages don't have transcripts; they are like mini-lessons instead of dramas.
Best wishes,
The LearnEnglish Team