Hans.landa wrote:turns out its only before: The rule states that “a” should be used before words that begin with consonants (e.g., b, c ,d) while “an” should be used before words that begin with vowels (e.g., a,e,i).
So yea, i did wright it right, then corrected it and turned out to be wrong...
HolyHandGrenade wrote:It's based on the sounds, not whether it is or isn't a vowel or consonant.
Hans.landa wrote:i didn't scroll down...
"Similarly, you should use “an NBC reporter” (because “NBC” is pronounced “enbisi”) and “a NATO authority” (because “NATO” begins with a “ne” sound)."
Hans.landa wrote:Mac OSX Lion
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