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    Correct way of describing the height of a person

    Dear great teachers,

    Which is the correct way of describing the height of a person in words?

    A. I am one point four nine (1.49) metres tall.
    OR
    B. I am one point forty-nine (1.49) metres tall.

    Please advise, thanks, Help Wanted

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    Re: Correct way of describing the height of a person

    four nine


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    Re: Correct way of describing the height of a person

    Thank you, teacher Tdol!

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