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  1. Tibbs
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    Writing numbers.

    Hi,

    What is the correct way to write numbers, with or without a hyphen?

    Three-hundred-years, or, three hundred years?

    Forty-nine, or, forty nine?

    Ten-years-old, or, ten years old?

    Any help would be appreciated.

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    Re: Writing numbers.

    Quote Originally Posted by Tibbs
    Hi,

    What is the correct way to write numbers, with or without a hyphen?

    Three-hundred-years, or, three hundred years?

    Forty-nine, or, forty nine?

    Ten-years-old, or, ten years old?

    Any help would be appreciated.
    three-hundred years
    forty-nine
    ten-years old

    ten-year-old boy

    All the best, :D


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    Some related info.

    FRC

  3. Tibbs
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    Re: Writing numbers.

    Quote Originally Posted by Casiopea
    Quote Originally Posted by Tibbs
    Hi,

    What is the correct way to write numbers, with or without a hyphen?

    Three-hundred-years, or, three hundred years?

    Forty-nine, or, forty nine?

    Ten-years-old, or, ten years old?

    Any help would be appreciated.
    three-hundred years
    forty-nine
    ten-years old

    ten-year-old boy

    All the best, :D

    Many Thanks for your help, it's much appreciated. :D

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    Re: Writing numbers.

    You're welcome. :D

  5. Tibbs
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    Quote Originally Posted by Francois
    Some related info.

    FRC

    Thank you for the site link, Francois, it was very helpful. :D

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