|THE — speaking about a particular thing or person|
|Focusing on one object and not a category
||Can I speak to the senior manager?
|Second mentioning, continuing the topic
||I have a car. The car is big.
|The object is the only one in its kind
||Who is the president of the USA?
|Things in our house or in the city
||There's a TV set in the living room.
to go to the cinema
|Weather and weather phenomena
||The weather is fine today.
|Location and sides of the world
||in the middle of the table
to the north of the village
||play the guitar
play the violin
|the radio, the Internet (the web)
||listen to the radio
search the web
||Love and friendship are not the same.
|the ... of ...
||the Tower of London
the Bank of England