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    Ordinal question

    Hi everyone,

    How can we ask ordinal questions in English? For instance, some body in answer to such a question might say "John is my second son". How can we ask about the ordinality of his son, etc?

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    Re: Ordinal question

    Quote Originally Posted by aliabedi View Post
    Hi everyone,

    How can we ask ordinal questions in English? For instance, some body in answer to such a question might say "John is my second son". How can we ask about the ordinality of his son, etc?

    Thanks
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