Section II: Elements of a Sentence
Género y número de los artículos
The English language has two kinds of articles.
|The Spanish book.||A book. An apple.|
|Definite Article.||Indefinite Article (any).|
The Spanish language has the two articles as well, but they are characterized:
- by gender and number
- both articles, definite or indefinite, must agree with the noun.
El is the definite article, libro is the noun, verde is very specific.
Notice that all three are masculine/singular.
Un is the indefinite article, libro is the noun.
Notice that both are masculine/singular.
Los is the definite article, libros is the noun, verdes is very specific.
Notice that all three are masculine/plural.