Canada's 150 years anniversary

Ju

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Canada has been established for 150 years.

Can I say:

"We want to celebrate Canada's one hundred fiftieth anniversary."

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One hundred and fiftieth anniversary.
 

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In British English we'd say 'one hundred and fiftieth anniversary'.

Let's wait for Canadians to tell us how they say it themselves.
 

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Whatever Canadians do say, I'm pretty sure it isn't the wording in the title, which is ungrammatical.
 

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"Sesquicentennial"
 

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Only if you want to put people to the trouble of searching OneLook.com.
 

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People tend to become familiar with otherwise obscure words during events that celebrate them. I imagine sesquicentennial is pretty familiar to most Canadians this year, as the country is celebrating its 150th anniversary. I did my bit to help celebrate Canada's centennial fifty years ago by attending the Expo 67 World's Fair in Montreal. :)
 

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I learned the word "sesquicentennial" during the 150th anniversary celebrations of Rochester, New York.
 

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It's probably a more familiar word to those of us in the New World. Where 150 is "old." :-D
 
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