Ordinal numbers English lesson start learning how to use them to rank things.
What will I learn from the Englihs lesson ordinal numbers 1 to 1000 and ranking things
This English lesson you will learn ordinal numbers 1 to 1000 and how to use them when ranking something, but before doing this lesson you should already know how to count 1 to 1000 if not do the lesson Learning English cardinal - numbers 1 to 1000 in English lesson.
What are ordinal numbers?
orrdinal numbers are used when you need to rank something.
Example:- Mr Bean came (1st) first in the race
**Reminder** Cardinal numbers are used for quantity (1) one (2) two
Learning ordinal numbers
The video below shows you the ordinal numbers from 1 to 1000.
How to use the video
To use the video use the right arrow to go to the next slide or the left arrow to go to the last slide.
A list of Cardinal and Ordinal numbers
In the list we have highlighted the first ten ordinal numbers, most ordinal numbers the end with th, there are a few exceptions.
used for quantity
used to for ranking
|1||one||1st||first = I came first in the race.|
|2||two||2nd||second = The horse came second.|
|3||three||3rd||third = I am third in line.|
|4||four||4th||fourth = fourth was a great result.|
|5||five||5th||fifth = Jumnear is reading her fifth book|
|6||six||6th||sixth = sixth was the best Mr Bean could do in the race.|
|7||seven||7th||seventh = I'm in the seventh grade.|
|8||eight||8th||eighth = Mr Bean was eighth in the exam results.|
|9||nine||9th||ninth = Liverpool are ninth in the league table.|
|10||ten||10th||tenth = Manchester United came 10th in the league.|
|101||hundred and one||101st||hundred and first|
|152||hundred and fifty-two||152nd||hundred and fifty-second|
|200||two hundred||200th||two hundredth|
Learning ordinal numbers video
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