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After school, I go to a drama club. There are a lot of clubs in my school, like a sports club and an art club.

(In the sentences, what is the use of 'a'? Is it for a generic use or does 'a' mean just 'one'?)

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  1. The articles "a" and "an" mean "one." It implies one of many.

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