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Old 01-25-2011, 12:34 AM   #19
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I just posted in a thread, and after posting posting I thought of something I do DAILY that I'm not sure is right, but may be.... (I've done it this way FOREVER)

for "A" and "AN" I've always known it's "A" Dog.... or "An" Apple for A/An before a vowel or consonant..... what I'm not sure of, is before acronyms.....


I was typing a reply, and without thought, I put "An HDTV" much like I would say "An FM station" or "An SUV" etc...... should it be "A SUV" or "A HDTV" "An" just sounds right to me.... (I might be going "A" little OCD )

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Uh Oh.... found this.... but it's from "A" UK site.... http://www.gpuss.co.uk/english_usage/a_or_an.htm
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