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Rule "Determiners preceding geographical terms"

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Description: Determiners preceding geographical terms
Message: A determiner may be missing.
Category: Grammar (ID: GRAMMAR)
Link: https://www.engvid.com/english-resource/the-with-country-names-lakes-rivers/
Incorrect sentences
that this rule can detect:
  • He lived in Adriatic Sea from 1933 till 1945.
    Correction suggestion: in the Adriatic Sea
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Check the following text against just this rule:

ID: DETERMINER_GEOGRAPHICAL_WORD [23]
Version: 6.1-SNAPSHOT (2023-01-26 21:33:02 +0000)