How do you say years in German? I mean, how do you say the numbers. For example in english we say the year 2010: as two thousand and ten or twenty ten. Is is the same way in German? Zwei tausend zehn?
Jun 24, 2010 12:19 AM
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Yes and no. "Zweitausendzehn" or "Zweitausendundzehn" (Zweitausend und Zehn). "Zwanzigzehn" is not correct. But you can hear it sometimes. (From people who have heard it in English before?) 1008 = Eintausendacht 1130 = Elfhundertdreißig 1399 = Dreizehnhundertneunundneunzig 1800 = Achtzehnhundert 1985 = Neunzehnhundertfünfundachtzig 2000 = Zweitausend 2001 = Zweitausendeins 2027 = Zweitausendsiebenundzwanzig
June 24, 2010
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