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1. She won the first prize in the cooking festival.
2. She won a first prize in the cooking festival.
3. She won first prize in the cooking festival.
(It's about the use of articles. Which one is correct?)

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#3 is best; then #1.
#2 doesn't make sense since there is only one first prize in any contest.
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