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Native vs. inhabitant #1 (permalink) Sat Oct 08, 2005 20:29 pm   Native vs. inhabitant
 

Test No. incompl/advan-82 "English Vocabulary Exercises", question 7

As a ......... of the district she had absolutely no difficulty in understanding the local dialect.

(a) inhabitant
(b) relation
(c) native
(d) newcomer

Test No. incompl/advan-82 "English Vocabulary Exercises", answer 7

As a native of the district she had absolutely no difficulty in understanding the local dialect.

Correct answer: (c) native

Your answer was: incorrect
As a inhabitant of the district she had absolutely no difficulty in understanding the local dialect.
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Native vs. inhabitant #2 (permalink) Sun Oct 09, 2005 9:02 am   Native vs. inhabitant
 

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Inhabitant requires the indefinite article an.
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