# numbers and dates

## cardinal numbers

0 | zero (graden), nought (na decimaal teken), nil (voetbal- of rugbystand), O (bij reeksen nummers), love (tennis) | ||||||

1 | one | 11 | eleven | 21 | twenty–one | 31 | thirty–one |

2 | two | 12 | twelve | 22 | twenty–two | 31 | thirty–two |

3 | three | 13 | thirteen | 23 | twenty–three | 33 | thirty–three |

4 | four | 14 | fourteen | 24 | twenty–four | 40 | forty |

5 | five | 15 | fifteen | 25 | twenty–five | 50 | fifty |

6 | six | 16 | sixteen | 26 | twenty–six | 60 | sixty |

7 | seven | 17 | seventeen | 27 | twenty–seven | 70 | seventy |

8 | eight | 18 | eighteen | 28 | twenty–eight | 80 | eighty |

9 | nine | 19 | nineteen | 29 | twenty–nine | 90 | ninety |

10 | ten | 20 | twenty | 30 | thirty | 100 | a/one hundred |

1,000 | a/one thousand | ||||||

1,000,000 | a/one million |

- numbers composed of three or more figures are preceded by
**and**before tens (10, 20, 30 etc) or units (1,2,3 etc)

231 = two hundred**and**thirty-one

401 = four hundred**and**one - English uses a period (.) to indicate decimals and a comma (,) to indicate groups of thousands.

25.6 (twenty-five point six)

1,001 (one thousand and one) - take note of the hyphen between the tens (10, 20, 30 etc) and units (1,2,3, etc)

twenty**–**eight

## ordinal numbers

1st | first | 11th | eleventh | 21st | twenty–first | 31st | thirty–first |

2nd | second | 12th | twelfth | 22nd | twenty–second | 32nd | thirty–second |

3rd | third | 13th | thirteenth | 23rd | twenty–third | 33rd | thirty–third etc. |

4th | fourth | 14th | fourteenth | 24th | twenty–fourth | 40th | fortieth |

5th | fifth | 15th | fifteenth | 25th | twenty–fifth | 50th | fiftieth |

6th | sixth | 16th | sixteenth | 26th | twenty–sixth | 60th | sixtieth |

7th | seventh | 17th | seventeenth | 27th | twenty–seventh | 70th | seventieth |

8th | eighth | 18th | eighteenth | 28th | twenty–eighth | 80th | eightieth |

9th | ninth | 19th | nineteenth | 29th | twenty–ninth | 90th | ninetieth |

10th | tenth | 20th | twentieth | 30th | thirtieth | 100th | hundredth |

1,000th | thousandth | ||||||

1,000,000th | millionth |

## dates

days of the week | Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday |

months of the year | January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December |

- days of the week and months of the year are written with capital letters in English

### how to write the date

May 28, 2020 | 28 May 2020 |

May 28th, 2020 | 28th May 2020 |

### how to say the date

May the twenty-eighth two thousand and twenty | the twenty-eighth of May two thousand and twenty |

## exercises

### cardinal numbers 1-100

- exercise 1: fill in the cardinal numbers 1-12
- exercise 2: write the cardinal numbers 1-100
- exercise 3: write the cardinal numbers 1-100
- exercise 4: write the cardinal numbers 10-100
- exercise 5: game: recognize the written cardinal numbers 1-100

### cardinal numbers 1-1000000

- exercise 1: write the cardinal numbers in full 1-1000000
- exercise 2: write the cardinal numbers 1-1000000

### ordinal numbers

- exercise 1: write the ordinal numbers in full 1-7
- exercise 2: various exercises for practising the ordinal numbers 1-10
- exercise 3: write the ordinal numbers in full 1-20
- exercise 4: write the ordinal numbers in full 1-40
- exercise 5: write the ordinal numbers in full 1-1000000

### dates

- exercise 1: choose the correct day and date
- exercise 2: drag the written date on the right next to the date in numbers on the left
- exercise 3: fill in the correct words in the dates
- exercise 4: write the date in full
- exercise 5: write the date in full

## useful page

- exercises for practising telling the time in English