Degree Type

Thesis

Date of Award

1976

Degree Name

Master of Arts

Department

English

Abstract

The definite article is more difficult to define than the native speaker of English might realize. I propose to survey various treatments of the definite article, noting their strengths and weaknesses, in an attempt to reach an understanding of the function and meaning of the definite article in English.

DOI

https://doi.org/10.31274/rtd-180813-6293

Publisher

Digital Repository @ Iowa State University, http://lib.dr.iastate.edu

Copyright Owner

Rhonda Lee Schuller

Language

en

Date Available

March 04, 2013

File Format

application/pdf

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