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lisa666

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Hi, there
Would you please tell me if "and" can be left out or should be crossed out in the following numbers?
A) one hundred and nine
B) one thousand and nine
C) one thousand and nine hundred
Thank you for your help.
 

nany's

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As far as I know in British English you can't elide in this case.I'm not sure if in American English it is correct :-?
Hi, there
Would you please tell me if "and" can be left out or should be crossed out in the following numbers?
A) one hundred and nine
B) one thousand and nine
C) one thousand and nine hundred
Thank you for your help.
 

Raymott

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Hi, there
Would you please tell me if "and" can be left out or should be crossed out in the following numbers?
A) one hundred and nine Perhaps in AmE.
B) one thousand and nine Perhaps in AmE.
C) one thousand and nine hundred Yes. We don't put 'and' between thousands and hundreds.
Thank you for your help.
1,564,349
One million, five hundred and sixty-four thousand, three hundred and forty-nine.
 

lisa666

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Thanks for your help.
 
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