How do we read the year in a date? how do we speak it?

jose

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20 March 2017

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How do we read the year in a date? how do we speak it?

This question relates to:
French lesson "Conjugate aller in Le Présent (present tense)"

Aurélie

Kwiziq language super star

20 March 2017

20/03/17

Bonjour Jose ! There are two ways to say a year in French: - you either read it as a normal number: 1820 = mille huit cent vingt (one thousand eight hundred and twenty) - or you divide in the middle: 1820 = dix-huit *cent* vingt (eighteen hundred twenty) I hope that's helpful! À bientôt !

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