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Unread Nov 7th, 2015, 05:41 am
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Could I simply use examination? (not an examination/the examination/examinations)

-John said that none of them had asked the format or the scope of __.
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No. Examination is a countable noun so you would need an article. Here John is obviously talking about a specific exam so :

John said that none of them had asked about the format or the contents of the examination.
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Excellent answer. Thank you.
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