Now there's another question for the repetition of indefinite article with several adjectives, but my question here is rather about nouns.


She's a manager and a shareholder.


She's a manager and shareholder.

Do we make use of only one indefinite article or add several?

  • Or, you could say 'She's both manager and shareholder'. (Using the null article.)
    – Nigel J
    Commented Aug 20, 2019 at 11:49

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For lists of two, either works. When the list gets beyond two, it's appropriate to use the latter in a comma separated list.

She's a manager, shareholder, financier, and senior adviser.

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