ordinal numbers

Status
Not open for further replies.

aous02

Member
Joined
Apr 20, 2007
Member Type
Student or Learner
Native Language
Arabic
Home Country
Tunisia
Current Location
Tunisia
what do we call (1st, 2nd, 13th, 21st, etc)
These are not normally called ordinal numbers, right? What do we call them?
 

bertietheblue

Senior Member
Joined
May 21, 2010
Member Type
Other
Native Language
English
Home Country
UK
Current Location
UK
They are indeed ordinal numbers.
 

BobK

Harmless drudge
Staff member
Joined
Jul 29, 2006
Member Type
English Teacher
Native Language
English
Home Country
UK
Current Location
UK
Memory aid: Ordinal numbers show order; cardinal numbers are what you see on playing cards. :)

b
 
Status
Not open for further replies.
Top