10.6 - Determiners

How many different types of words that are not adjectives can you put before the noun ‘shop’?

You may have thought of the following words. Do you know what each of these determiners are called?

a / the / this / my / one shop

*For further information about neither used as a determiner, please check the Cambridge dictionary here.

Note: Quantifiers can be used as: 

  1. Determiners if they are followed by a noun (e.g. Some people believe the suspect to be from Sheffield)
  2. Pronouns if they replace a noun (e.g. Some believe the suspect to be from Sheffield)