THE USE OF ARTICLES WITH GEOGRAPHICAL NAMES


THE USE OF ARTICLES WITH GEOGRAPHICAL NAMES
Geographical Names NO ARLICLE The Definite Article THE NOTES
1.Continents,
Countries,
Cities/Towns,
Villages As aruleAfrica,Asia,France,Londonb)when modified by a prepositional attribute
Latin America, Central Asia
PetrovkaBut
The village of PetrovkaWhen having a particularizing attribute.
The Philadelphia he was born in…
Gone is the Moscow of the merchants and aristocrats.
In his book W. Scott described the England of the Middle Ages. The word groups are always used with the:
The United States
The Soviet Union
The United Kingdom of Great Britain
The Netherlands
The Hague
The Crimea
The Caucasus
2.Oceans,Seas,
Channels/Canals
Deserts The Pacific
The Black Sea
The Neva, the Sahara
The(English) Channel
The Suez Canal 3.Lakes Lake Baikal
Lake Ontario The Baikal
The Ontario 4.Mountains Peaks:
Elbrus
Everest Mountains chains:
The Urals
The Alps 5.Islands A single island:
Madagascar
Corfu
Sicily Island groups:
The BermudasThe British Isles
The Bahamas 6.Regions North America
Latin America
Central Asia The Middle East
The Far East
The north of England
The south of France BUT:
Western Canada
Southern Spain
7.Four cardinal
Points of the compass The South, the North, the West, the East BUT:
From East to West
From North to South

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