## English numbers

There are more

**types of numbers** in English: cardinal numbers,

**ordinal numbers** and nominal numbers. The cardinal numbers are the

**English numbers** used in counting: one, two, three, etc. Nominal numbers are those

**English numbers** used to identify things. They include telephone numbers, bank account numbers, zip codes, identification numbers, etc.

**What are ordinal numbers**?

**Ordinal numbers** are those that we use in order to tell the order of things:

**first second third** and so on.

## Cardinal vs ordinal numbers

**Ordinal numbers** are used to express the order of some things or events. You can use them, for example, when speaking about a top of your favorite football players.

**Ordinal numbers** are very important in technical writing, in sports and many more fields. They are also used in the names of avenues in many cities.

**Cardinal numbers** are used to express quantity: two kilos, three apples, etc. This lesson includes

**ordinal numbers flashcards**. They will teach you not only

**1st 2nd 3rd** but also the

** numbers in words** (

** first second third**, etc.). You will learn how to write these numbers with the

**ordinal numbers flashcards** of this lesson. The

**ordinal numbers flashcards** also include pictures to make it easier for you to remember them. Moreover, the

**ordinal numbers flashcards** of this lesson include the English pronunciation to help you learn to pronounce them. Use these

**ordinal numbers flashcards** to learn the basics of English!

## Ordinal numbers flashcards

The

**ordinal numbers flashcards** that our linguists chose include a part of the

**ordinal numbers** in English. Here is a list of some of the

**ordinal numbers flashcards**:

- 1. 1st - the first
- 2. 10th - the tenth
- 3. 24th - the twenty-fourth
- 4. 50th - the fiftieth
- 5. 100th - the hundredth

Master this

**ordinal numbers list** and repeat the

**ordinal numbers flashcards** to proceed to other interesting

**English lessons**. After you learn these

**ordinal numbers flashcards**, we advise you to take a look at our other

**English lessons**, for example, the

Word pairs – English Vocabulary and

English irregular verbs.

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