訓豬 asked in 社會及文化語言 · 1 decade ago

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點解有時係國家名前要用the 有時又唔洗.?

Eg the united kingdom the netherlands

但係china thailand呢d就唔洗.?

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  • HaHa
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    1 decade ago
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    當一個國家是聯合體(複數形專有名詞),那時就會用the,如:

    the United States of America

    不但國家,凡複數形專有名詞也會用the

    如:the Wangs(王先生家裏的人們)

      the West Indies (西印度群島)

      the Alps(阿爾卑斯山脈)

    從前的蘇聯,也是叫:the USSR

    若是單數形的專有名詞,一般則沒有the

    希望幫到你!

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