#22 - Definite Articles #2 - English Grammar

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Definite Articles #2

Definite articles can also be used to identify a specific person or before adjectives that define a group of people as a whole.

Definite Articles - specific person
  • She is the woman from my church group.
  • He is the doctor that saved my life.
  • She is the President of South Korea.
  • She is the neighbor that causes trouble.
  • He is the thief that robbed our house.

Definite Articles - group of people as a whole
  • The young need special guidance.
  • The old require extra care.
  • People think the rich have it easy.
  • Our charity helps the poor.
  • The French enjoy wine and cheese.

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