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Ordinal Numbers and Fractions

Ordinal numbers are important for giving the date in English:

22/06/2012 : the twenty-second of June, twenty-twelve NOT the twenty-two

The pronunciation of some of them is very difficult, sometimes even native speakers have trouble with “sixth”!

Chiffres et nombres: compter en anglais

Les voici:
1 one
2 two
3 three
4 four
5 five
6 six
7 seven
8 eight
9 nine
10 ten
11 eleven
12 twelve
13 thirteen
14 fourteen
15 fifteen
16 sixteen
17 seventeen
18 eighteen
19 nineteen
20 twenty
21 twenty-one
30 thirty
40 forty
50 fifty
60 sixty
70 seventy
80 eighty
90 ninety
100 one hundred (or a hundred)
200 two hundred
250 two hundred fifty (or two hundred and fifty)
1000 one thousand
10000 ten thousand
100000 one hundred thousand
1000000 one million
1000000000 one billion

Maintenant, apprenez-les avec les flashcards: mettez le son, décochez ‘both sides’ et cochez ‘French first’

nombres – les ordinaux

1 – first (1st)
2 – second (2nd)
3 – third (3rd)
4 – fourth (4th)
5 – fifth (5th)
6 – sixth (6th)
7 – seventh (7th)
8 – eighth (8th)
9 – ninth (9th)
10 – tenth (10th)
11 – eleventh (11th)
12 – twelfth (12th)
13 – thirteenth (13th)
14 – fourteenth (14th)
15 – fifteenth (15th)
16 – sixteenth (16th)
17 – seventeenth (17th)
18 – eighteenth (18th)
19 – nineteenth (19th)
20 – twentieth (20th)
21 – twenty-first (21st)
22 – twenty-second (2nd) etc…

30 – thirtieth (30th)
40 – fortieth (40th)
50 – fiftieth (50th) etc…

100 – one hundredth (100th)
1000 – one thousandth (1000th)

savoir compter en anglais

Vous aurez besoin d’une trentaine de mots pour compter jusqu’à mille milliards!
Les voici:

0 zero
1 one
2 two
3 three
4 four
5 five
6 six
7 seven
8 eight
9 nine
10 ten
11 eleven
12 twelve
13 thirteen
14 fourteen
15 fifteen
16 sixteen
17 seventeen
18 eighteen
19 nineteen
20 twenty
30 thirty
40 forty
50 fifty
60 sixty
70 seventy
80 eighty
90 ninety

100 one/a hundred
1000 one/a thousand
1 000 000 one/a million
1 000 000 000 one/a billion

Il suffit donc de mettre ces mots ensemble:

25 twenty-five
52 fifty-two
88 eighty-eight

En anglais britannique, on met “and” avant les dizaines:

136 a hundred and thirty-six
799 seven hundred and ninety-nine
1520 one thousand, five hundred and twenty
2008 two thousand and eight

Sur l’enregistrement, je lis tout les nombres, écoutez et répétez.

Cliquez ici pour écouter les numéros

Notez aussi que les anglophones mettent un virgule, et non pas un point entre les milles:

1,500,000 – one million, five hundred thousand

Comment dit-on les nombres suivants? Dites-les à haute voix:

69
51
26
254
786
592
5418
3269
12,045
452,000
500,000
1,250,000