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by rowan
Mon Aug 28, 2017 9:50 am
Forum: Grammar and Usage
Topic: Why indefinite?
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Why indefinite?

I'm marking a students homework and have come across the phrase "the increased chances of the local extinction for this specie" and I'm having trouble with "the local extinction" as I think it sounds more natural to say "a local extinction of this species" but I can't explain why. This is talking ab...