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    Default 1) August 30rd

    1) August 30rd
    or August 30th?
    2) "Did Diana ever marry Kevin"
    "No,__________ the wedding, the broke up"
    a) on planning
    b) while planning
    Which is correct? I think they are the same. Why?

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    Quote Originally Posted by belly_ttt View Post
    1) August 30rd
    or August 30th?
    2) "Did Diana ever marry Kevin"
    "No,__________ the wedding, the broke up"
    a) on planning
    b) while planning
    Which is correct? I think they are the same. Why?
    1. August 30th
    2. While sounds more appropriate.

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    Default Re: 1) August 30rd

    2) Why so?

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    Default Re: 1) August 30rd

    Quote Originally Posted by belly_ttt View Post
    2) Why so?
    30th - thirtieth
    33rd - thirty-third
    20th - twentieth
    22nd - twenty-second

    I don't think using 'on' would be completely wrong but 'while' (used as a conjunction) could mean 'during/all the time that something is happening' so it sounds better than 'on'. Well, at least for me. :)
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    Default Re: 1) August 30rd

    No 2 not 1, paochai, but thanx all the same

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