Written Expression



Example-2




Question


George Washington, the son of
an(A) wealthy planter, became(B) an(C) important American military(D) leader.

Analysis


This is a question on the proper use of the indefinite articles
a and an.

Because the word wealthy starts with consonant sound, the phrase
an wealthy planter is a wrong one.This must be replaced by the phrase a wealthy planter.

Other words are correct ones.

So, the (A) is the answer.



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