Articles games, worksheets, flashcards and songs

“A”, “an”, “the” and zero article PDFs, teaching tips, flashcards and songs. If you find anything useful here and want more, please support TEFLtastic.

Updated 5 June 2022

Related pages

A and an games/ worksheets

Determiners games/ worksheets main page (for a, an, the and other determiners like some, any, too and enough)

Articles on teaching articles

How to teach a, an, the and no article – LINK UPDATED

How to teach a/ an and the – LINK UPDATED

How to teach the zero article – LINK UPDATED

15 fun activities for a, an and the

The 15 best tips for learning articles (article for teachers with practical classroom ideas)

Fun for all the family 3- quite a few games for articles and determiners – LINK UPDATED

and see the links above for articles on just indefinite articles and on determiners more generally

Photocopiable articles classroom activities

Determiners in names of places speaking (mainly “the” and no article)

Zero article key word activities

Big and little money idioms (discussion questions, guessing game, then articles presentation)

Money proverbs articles practice

Guess the place speculating practice (modals of deduction and articles with place names)

A, an and the in starting and ending presentations phrases simplest responses game

Film titles/ song titles articles

Logic puzzles articles practice

A/ an/ the Snap

Articles explain the difference

Top language learning tips articles practice

Fame and fortune top tips articles practice

Money discussion questions articles practice

Proverbs articles pairwork game

Next weekend articles practice

Medical English articles definitions game

Technical English articles definitions game

Air travel compound nouns and articles dominoes

Inside Out Upper U3 reading articles practice (very easy to adapt to other textbooks)

Men and shopping articles and discussion

Clothes shopping articles roleplay

Articles flashcards/ A and an flashcards

Animals beginning with vowels flashcards

Animals which begin with consonants flashcards

Articles songs

I Can See Clearly Now (song by Hothouse Flowers for articles practice)

The Anthem by Good Charlotte (link to the lyrics)