Datapoint English / Ordinal Numerals

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2 Responses to “Datapoint English / Ordinal Numerals”

  1. Serhii Havrylov Says:

    Aren’t English first, second, third? I’ve never heard threeth

  2. Graham Says:

    It isn’t literally “threeth”, but “third” is derived from “three”. This feature is about suppletive forms, and only “first” and “second” are suppletive in English.

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