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Артикли в контексте - Леонид vs Алёша

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– Mr White was sitting on – train which was travelling from – Glasgow to – London. – train was quite – empty and – quiet so – Mr White was finding – journey enjoyable and relaxing. At – Birmingham, – man with – long beard got onto – train. He looked – little eccentric. He had – pink trousers, – yellow shirt with – green tie, – silver hat, – orange socks and – bright red shoes.
After – few minutes – man opened – small brown bag and took out – some fine white powder. It looked like – chalk dust. He started to throw – powder around – railway carriage. He continued doing – this for about – five minutes. Then – he smiled to himself and sat down. – Mr White ignored him and kept on reading – his newspaper.
However – twenty minutes later – man took out – his bag again and sprinkled – white powder around – carriage. – Mr White continued to ignore – man. However – man kept scattering – his powder around – carriage – every twenty minutes and – this began to irritate – Mr White. After – two hours – Mr White asked angrily, “Excuse me, but what are you doing?”
– man stopped throwing – white powder and said, “Look in – my bag, – sir. This powder is – no ordinary powder. This is – ANTI-TIGER DUST. It's – very special, very rare and – very expensive.”
In – irritated voice – Mr White shouted, “But why are you throwing it around – this railway carriage?”
“Ah,” said – man. “By sprinkling it around – carriage I am keeping all – tigers away.” Mr White was astonished. How could – anybody be so stupid, he thought to himself. He protested to – man, “But there are – no tigers around here!” – man smiled and said, “That's why there are – no tigers around here.”

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LeonidLeonid, 2018/11/10 15:57

zero Mr White was sitting on a train which was travelling from zero Glasgow to zero London.

AlexAlex, 2019/09/14 20:20

The train was quite NA empty and NA quiet so z Mr White was finding the journey enjoyable and relaxing.

LeonidLeonid, 2019/10/03 17:51

At zero Birmingham, a man with a long beard got onto the train.

AlexAlex, 2019/10/05 18:22

He looked a little eccentric. He had zero pink trousers, a yellow shirt with a green tie, a silver hat, zero orange socks and zero bright red shoes.

LeonidLeonid, 2019/11/09 07:07, 2019/11/10 10:47

After NA a few minutes the man opened a small brown bag and took out NA some fine white powder.

AlexAlex, 2019/11/09 12:41

It looked like Z chalk dust.

LeonidLeonid, 2019/11/10 10:50

He started to throw the powder around the railway carriage.

AlexAlex, 2019/11/11 20:27

He continued doing NA this for about NA five minutes.

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