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    year

    What year is it?
    It is 2006.
    How do you read this? Two thousand and six or two thousand six or both.

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    Re: year

    Happy New Year! daisy.

    It's 2007, two-thousand (and) seven. 'and' is optional.

    All the best.

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    Re: year

    Quote Originally Posted by Casiopea View Post
    Happy New Year! daisy.

    It's 2007, two-thousand (and) seven. 'and' is optional.

    All the best.
    two thousand seven is AMe, two thousand and seven is BRe

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    Re: year

    American English, AmE
    British English, BrE


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    Re: year

    Quote Originally Posted by Casiopea View Post
    American English, AmE
    British English, BrE

    Of course, silly me!

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    Re: year

    Thanks for the up-'n-up on the dialect variation. I didn't know that; now I do.

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