Note the following about cardinal numbers

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Note the following about cardinal numbers: The conjunction  et  (and) is used only for the numbers 21, 31, 41, 51, 61, and 71 . In all other  compound numbers through 99,  et  is dropped, and a hyphen is used.  Before a feminine noun  un  becomes  une vingt et un hommes  (21 men)  vingt et une femmes  (21 women)  To form 70 to 79, use soixante plus 10, 11, 12, and so on.  To form 90 to 99, use quatre-vingt plus 10, 11, 12, and so on.  For  quatre-vingts  (80) and the plural of  cent  (100) for any number above 199, drop the  before another number, but not before a noun . 
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Unformatted text preview: quatre-vingt-quinze euros (95 euros) quatre-vingts euros (80 euros) deux cent cinquante dollars (250 dollars) deux cents dollars (200 dollars) Un is not used before cent (100) and mille (1000). cent hommes (100 men) mille femmes (1, 000 women) Mille doesn't take s in the plural . deux mille dollars (2, 000 dollars) Mille becomes mil in dates . J'ai mille neuf cent dollars . (I have 1, 900 dollars.) Je suis n en mil neuf cents dix . (I was born in 1910.)...
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This note was uploaded on 11/08/2011 for the course FR 101 taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '08 term at Texas State.

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