Артикли со словами school, college, university, prison, jail, hospital, church, bed
|Без артикля||С артиклем, согласно основному принципу|
|Речь идет не о конкретном здании, а об использовании этих учреждений по назначению:
to go to school / college / university etc.
to be sent to prison
to be at school / university etc.
to be in hospital / prison / bed
to leave school / university
to stay in bed
Alison is ten years old. Every day she goes to school. She’s at school now. School begins at 9 and finishes at 3.
Ken’s brother is in prison for robbery.
Joe had an accident last week. He was taken to hospital. He’s still in hospital.
When I leave school, I want to go to university.
Sally’s father goes to church every Sunday.
It’s time to go to bed now.
|Речь идет о конкретных зданиях:
Today Alison’s mother went to speak to her daughter’s teacher. So she has gone to the school to see her. She is at the school now.
Ken went to the prison to visit his brother.
Jane has gone to the hospital to visit Joe. She is at the hospital now.
Excuse me, where is the university, please?
Some workmen went to the church to repair the roof.
Her portrait was on the wall beside the bed.