[Grammar] Numbers used as adjectives

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Marcilene maria

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Hi,I´d like to know about Expressions of numbers used as adjectives and how I use it.

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Your question is a little unclear. What do you mean by "expressions of numbers"? Could you give examples?

In general, numbers are either nouns (The total is 175. I need ten of those pencils. Does that say 5 or 3?) or adjectives (There are 35 students in this class.).
 

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----- I am not an ESL teacher -----

Hi,I´d like to know about Expressions of numbers used as adjectives and how I use it.

Thanks!

From an ESL book:

Example:
A cruise that lasts three days: a three-day cruise

Now it is your turn:
a shark that is four meters long: _____________________________
a cruise ship that carries 3,000 passengers: _____________________
a trip that lasts ten days: __________________
 
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