Results 1 to 2 of 2
  1. Unregistered
    Guest
    #1

    cent or cents

    Is it correct to say twenty cent or twenty cents?

    • Member Info
      • Native Language:
      • Chinese
      • Home Country:
      • China
      • Current Location:
      • United States

    • Join Date: Dec 2006
    • Posts: 431
    #2

    Re: cent or cents

    Quote Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
    Is it correct to say twenty cent or twenty cents?
    You have to say "twenty cents".

    Only in one context, "a twenty cent book", you can use the phrase without "s", because "twenty sent" is used to modify a noun (book).

Similar Threads

  1. my two cents
    By kohyoongliat in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 13-Feb-2007, 12:42
  2. Informative Abstract
    By bmbsa in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 19
    Last Post: 02-Mar-2004, 14:59

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •