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In casual writing, we can use numbers. She won 2nd place in the contest!

Dates We use a mixture of ordinal and cardinal numbers to write and say dates. Use cardinal numbers to write the day. Use ordinal numbers to say the day. This table shows how to write and say dates:

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Do not use ordinal numbers to write the date.

When writing the complete date, write: The month The day in cardinal numbers A comma The year in cardinal numbers

Say years in two groups of numbers.

People say years in the twenty-first century in two ways: This table shows how to write and say dates:

Correct Your English Errors Tim Collins  

Speak and write English as if it were your native tongue! Are you tired of making the same mistakes in English again and again? End the bad...

Correct Your English Errors Tim Collins  

Speak and write English as if it were your native tongue! Are you tired of making the same mistakes in English again and again? End the bad...

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