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An Article is used before a noun to indicate if the noun is something particular (the) or a member of a class (a/an).

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Actually, you can say "play a piano", it just means something different than "play the piano". We use the definite article when describing the skill of piano playing: I started learning to play t …
answered Aug 10 '15 by Codeswitcher
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The difference is in the two different meanings of according to: corresponding with and it is claimed by . In your first example: If the implementation varies according to platform... "ac …
answered Jun 20 '15 by Codeswitcher