Tag: numbers

92 How do you say 100,000,000,000,000,000,000 in words? 2015-06-23T12:00:57.417

78 Does "a couple" always mean two? 2013-02-12T16:57:19.790

38 Why do we not use the definite article in "Where can I find the room 401?" 2015-11-21T06:31:09.310

32 "a ten years old boy" or "a ten year old boy" 2013-05-15T18:26:00.850

29 Are there any solid reasons for the "-st", "-nd", "-rd", and "-th" suffixes for numbers? 2013-12-20T04:41:57.990

28 Do digits after the decimal point have a specific name? 2017-09-12T14:34:15.470

24 $2,000 worth of items: "two thousand dollar" or "dollars"? 2018-07-11T00:19:34.647

21 Is there a special word for the numbers 11 to 19? 2013-01-25T18:47:55.147

19 Why is there no plural 's' after "hundred" or "thousand" in cardinal numbers? 2014-11-05T16:22:13.663

19 Do you say “2 Byte” or “2 Bytes”? 2016-06-10T14:46:22.117

17 zero, zeros or zeroes? 2015-07-10T16:59:27.843

16 Does *first of all* always go with *second of all*? 2014-03-13T03:04:45.237

16 17 billions of bottles VS 17 billion of bottles 2015-01-06T05:09:11.017

16 English equivalent to the german "zig" 2016-05-10T06:54:52.913

12 How do you read the number 1.5? 2015-02-17T04:13:31.853

12 Can we say "Floor 10"? 2015-12-20T15:46:30.020

11 What does 'K' mean in '20K' when talking about prices? 2014-11-13T04:43:16.400

11 What is the meaning of Five Thousand and No/100 Dollars in a contract? 2015-10-09T12:49:17.100

11 How do I say "1/1000"? 2020-05-22T03:38:42.320

10 Why do you say "Fifty miles IS ......"? 2013-12-04T03:41:50.397

10 What do you call it when you have a number multiplied by 10? 2015-09-29T12:25:07.347

9 Are percentages singular or plural? 2014-06-20T09:27:51.513

8 Difference between "hundred", "a hundred", and "one hundred"? 2013-02-02T00:25:19.940

8 How should numbers be spelled on a receipt? 2013-02-06T23:09:32.060

8 More than 9 hundred as hundreds? 2014-07-30T10:28:50.390

6 Pick a number between one and ten 2015-05-28T14:13:17.687

6 Is 10/9 ever used to mean "9 out of 10"? 2020-05-03T21:36:45.033

5 When does one write a number as words and when as digits? 2013-01-24T22:08:27.220

5 What's the meaning of "in the 90s" 2014-01-12T04:25:50.577

5 Usage of fractional numbers 2014-08-15T02:36:16.273

5 In (the) Six Figures 2015-03-10T18:52:52.677

5 he was a third member vs. he was the third member 2015-10-18T14:17:42.067

5 Is the usage of 'x times' correct, if you want x pieces of something? 2015-11-14T17:13:54.603

5 British billion 2016-11-15T11:24:05.977

5 School numbers: How to read them 2016-12-09T14:01:23.947

5 What does "generates 5-6 figures each" mean in the sentence? 2017-01-16T01:27:04.693

5 Is "Pour water into every a certain numbers of glasses " acceptable? 2017-06-26T18:28:35.760

4 First, Second, Third, Fourth or 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th? One, Two, Three or 1, 2, 3? 2013-07-07T16:00:32.160

4 The April 12 or (zero article) April 12 2014-04-14T08:04:58.983

4 should use singular or plural with numbers ? 5 years experienced or 5 year experienced? 2014-07-03T10:43:50.443

4 Article before ordinal numbers 2015-04-24T14:46:39.353

4 two thousands five hundreds dollars vs two thousand five hundred dollars 2016-01-13T13:36:43.783

4 What does 'ext.' mean in telephone number? 2016-02-11T18:43:02.913

4 Is it correct to say "by your thirty years old" instead of "by thirty"? 2017-01-13T17:36:02.330

4 Is the long billion (one million million) still used over the short billion (1000 million)? 2017-01-15T17:33:53.540

4 Two digit written numbers: hyphen or space? 2017-04-20T22:50:32.943

4 "A couple of" is more than "several"? 2017-08-04T14:31:43.887

4 Stressing teen-numbers when counting in a row 2017-09-28T08:34:42.773

4 Why ordinal number has been used in "fourth helpings at every meal"? 2018-10-25T13:43:02.860

3 How should I present my telephone number? 2013-09-03T23:56:09.840

3 "Some 40" vs "40 some" vs "40 odd"? 2014-12-28T05:26:33.043

3 Number description for Writing paper, Task 1, IELTS 2015-01-07T10:59:59.043

3 Drawing (a) number 2015-04-18T07:05:58.473

3 How to spell out a telephone number that's from a remote area of the country without misunderstandings? 2015-06-16T18:53:15.667

3 Can we use one-two instead of first-second? 2015-08-14T20:39:02.597

3 "Number two" or "Number 2" in this context? 2015-12-30T09:59:30.513

3 i-th vs. iᵗʰ vs. ith 2015-12-31T16:57:30.430

3 "30 años y pico" as an english expression? 2016-01-24T00:28:59.197

3 Should I use 'a' or 'an' before numbers? 2016-09-22T14:12:27.600

3 German order in English numbers? (Can I say 'five and forty' for 'forty-five'?) 2016-09-30T09:11:52.057

3 Is "in the lower teens" appropriate in this context? 2017-03-12T19:29:32.733

3 "I have 2 twins" or "I have twins"? 2017-04-11T13:03:14.073

3 Milliseconds in a second (short sound waves) 2017-04-18T13:10:37.243

3 Cardinal numbers and articles 2017-04-22T20:41:26.877

3 What is left after "most" is taken from something: "some" or "very small number"? 2017-06-29T14:42:06.040

3 How to compress 'odd/even number of times'? 2020-02-25T14:43:45.770

2 Which is correct, "three only apples" or "only three apples"? 2013-11-07T02:47:09.863

2 What does "one of seven states" mean? 2013-11-30T10:57:37.857

2 Does 'some shoes' mean both a pair of shoes and two or more of them? 2013-12-22T12:01:56.783

2 "Ones" after the numeral 2014-01-22T09:59:02.427

2 ∅ Three Potholes 2014-08-13T11:44:06.657

2 number of "some" 2014-08-19T22:35:38.423

2 2 hundred sixty thousand VS 2 hundred sixty thousands 2014-09-02T16:14:40.620

2 When do I use "are" instead of "is" with a measurement? 2015-05-29T00:48:26.973

2 How to write untidy fractional hours 2015-06-22T13:02:20.113

2 What is the general rule of parsing a long sequence of numbers? 2015-09-09T22:13:52.197

2 seven and 10 are numbers or time? 2015-09-18T12:27:38.197

2 What exactly does "doing something for the xth time in y hours" mean? 2016-03-29T01:27:27.183

2 What is the english for 4 times or 4x? 2016-05-10T20:53:04.543

2 "In section 2 of the text" or "in the section 2 of the text"? Articles with numbers 2016-05-28T12:56:41.240

2 How much is "a few percent over six decades"? 2016-07-09T03:05:16.937

2 Numbers: ordinals and cardinals 2016-07-24T09:59:33.877

2 Should it be 'is' or 'are' after a number with a unit? 2016-09-19T00:25:27.130

2 "hundreds of years" or "hundred years" 2016-12-19T08:08:53.477

2 Broke a bone three times 2017-01-09T08:49:34.887

2 You can play it for free for 2/3 more days - Usage of ''for xx more days''? 2017-01-25T22:16:12.130

2 ordinal number counter part for "a few tens" 2017-03-08T11:21:58.487

2 Enumeration of ordinal numbers 2017-07-13T13:29:02.993

2 Usage of a or one, when to use what 2017-09-27T03:02:47.443

2 What does "some fifty in all" mean? 2018-01-15T14:16:21.020

2 What is the natural way to say your salary expectations on the phone? 2018-02-21T01:11:26.113

2 Is "more than 2" includes 2? 2018-03-13T03:59:08.743

2 Word for a value incremented by certain amount? 2018-09-06T12:05:52.253

2 Adjectives for comparative clauses 2018-10-25T13:44:48.933

2 Is number before a noun pronoun 2019-01-03T20:29:41.270

2 3-year period/3 year limitation period 2019-01-25T03:17:05.403

2 At about age 30 2019-03-10T14:34:19.633

2 Saying numbers - few options 2019-03-21T22:41:19.990

2 How to tell the time in written form 2019-04-11T14:11:31.080