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Post time 2007-8-9 21:04:58 |Display all floors
The city's 4,600 temporary workers may be the first to feel the pain when city hall releases its report tomorrow outlining $100 million in spending cuts.


http://www.thestar.com/News/GTA/article/244631


Is it okay to omit " the" before " city hall" ?

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Post time 2007-8-9 21:13:29 |Display all floors
市镇办公厅?

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Post time 2007-8-9 21:14:45 |Display all floors
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Post time 2007-8-9 21:15:22 |Display all floors
Hi:
I  think it is ok without "the". Because "city hall" means "the government of  a city"

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Post time 2007-8-9 21:15:34 |Display all floors
该词已被用为专有了,不必加the, 供参考.

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Post time 2007-8-9 21:20:14 |Display all floors
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Post time 2007-8-9 21:21:55 |Display all floors
city hall is  treated as a special word

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