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I saw the sentence: 'We are starting class now' in a book of English grammar exercises.
But, I don't understand why the sentence has no article (the), like:
'We are starting the class now'.
I think this is simply an idiom, a less formal way of saying "We are starting the class now."
"We are starting class now." assumes that the people now which specific class ('the' definite article) is being described.
I think it is more commonly used in American english than UK english.
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