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  1. Boris Tatarenko's Avatar
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    How to pronounce 24/7?

    How should I pronounce 24/7? I've no idea.
    Thanks in advance.
    Please, correct all my mistakes. I should know English perfectly and if you show me my mistakes I will achieve my dream a little bit faster. A lot of thanks.

    Not a teacher nor a native speaker.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Boris Tatarenko View Post
    How should I pronounce 24/7? I've no idea.
    Thanks in advance.
    Twenty-four seven.

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    Quote Originally Posted by bhaisahab View Post
    Twenty-four seven.
    Is it correct to say:

    1. Twenty-four July
    2. Twenty-fourth July

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    #4
    This isn't a date. It's an expression "24/7" meaning "all the time." Seven days a week, 24 hours a day.

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    #5
    I thought it was "twenty-four over seven".

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    #6
    It is twenty-four over seven in the right context.
    It's also twenty-four seven; twenty-four divided by seven; twenty-four sevenths; and probably a few other things related to various specialties.

    The only context in which it is pronounced "twenty-four seven" is when it means "24 hours a day/ 7 days a week". For example a shop that is open 24/7 never closes.

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