• Phil Dawson commented on the post, Simple Footnotes, on the groupblog Group logo of Academic GroupAcademic Workshop 5 years, 2 months ago

    Interesting question! ‘Simile’ and ‘metaphor’ are examples of nouns that can be used with or without the indefinite article. Their use without the indefinite article implies the category rather than a specific […]

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