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Rule "Use of 'a' vs. 'an'"

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Description: Use of 'a' vs. 'an'
Category: Miscellaneous (ID: MISC)
Incorrect sentences
that this rule can detect:
  • The train arrived a hour ago.
    Correction suggestion: an hour
Correct sentences
for comparison:
  • The train arrived an hour ago.
Pattern: [Java Rule] Sourcecode
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Version: 6.5-SNAPSHOT (2024-05-28 22:33:06 +0200)