How does the word sound?
"An" is used instead of "a" when the following word starts with a vowel sound. Vowel sounds are the sounds of the letters a, e, i, o, u.
A modification of the meaning of the next word and indicates someone not generally known. Created to expand on meaning of words and can modify a large number of words.
Examples of how the word is used
|The property was sold to a Mr. Kent Hogan.|
|He tells me there is a Jim Ketter living in Perth.|