Interactive Rubric for Written Communication: 6.2.3. Articles

This guide will help you understand common conventions of academic writing and the application of marking rubrics

SYNTAX

 

Definition (formal)

Articles are words that determine a specific or general noun (e.g., a, an, the, this).

Example

For example, the following sentence contains an incorrect article for the noun ‘challenge’. The article should be 'a'.

It can be an challenge for teachers to balance the two in the classroom.

Resources (textbook)

Refer to the textbook pages and sections to improve your knowledge and understanding of the criterion.

Resources (web)

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