Ordinal Numbers

Ordinal Numbers - is “fourth,” onzi`me is...

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Ordinal Numbers In French, most  ordinal numbers  (those used to show rank or placement) are formed by adding  -i`me  to the cardinal number. When the cardinal number ends in a silent  e,  that vowel is dropped before  adding the ordinal ending (  quatri`me
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Unformatted text preview: is “fourth,” onzi`me is “eleventh,” and so on). Consult Table 3 for exceptions to the rule. TABLE 3 Exception Ordinal Numbers Ordinal French 1st premier or premi`re 2nd deuxi`me or second ( e ) 5th cinqui`me 9th neuvi`me 21st vingt et uni`me...
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