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    Default XIX <- How do I read it?

    I'm confused about reading roman numbers.

    For example, XIX might be 19, but I wonder if I can read it out 'nine-teen'.



    ???


    (Thx in advance)

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    Default Re: XIX <- How do I read it?

    Yes, just read them like they were expressed in normal numerals.

    This is year MMXII. Say "Two thousand twelve" not "em em ex aye aye."

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    Default Re: XIX <- How do I read it?

    Quote Originally Posted by wotcha View Post
    For example, XIX might be 19, but I wonder if I can read it out 'nine-teen'.
    That is a better way to read it than 'seven-ty'

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