Sato Ryohei
What's the difference between these two sentences ? Are they same? 1. This is a book which is famous in Japan now.

2. This is the book which is famous in Japan now.

Nov 9, 2017 2:49 PM
Answers · 2
There is a difference. The second sentence refers to a book that had already been a topic of conversation. Eg. This is THE book I was telling you about. The first sentence implies the listener is hearing about it for the first time.
November 9, 2017
The first one sounds better
November 9, 2017
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Sato Ryohei
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