Lakes, Mountains, Islands, and Canyons


Rule 7.5: Do not use the definite article with individual lakes, mountains, islands, or canyons.


Lake Superior is one of the largest lakes in the world.
Mount Rushmore is a major U.S. attraction.
The Statue of Liberty can be found on Liberty Island.
Nine Mile Canyon is much longer than its name implies.


Exercise 8: Fill in the blanks with the or Ø.