Ordinal Numbers

By in Grammar on June 23, 2016

Please pay attention to the number in parentheses and choose the correct ordinal number.

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Use

1. Unlike cardinal numbers, which are used to express the quantity of something, ordinal numbers express numerical sequences.

2. We use ordinal numbers to show the position of something.

3. Ordinal numbers are usually preceded by the indefinite articles and they are usually placed before the verb.