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How To Spell 99How To Spell 99

Why is forty not spelled Fourty? Fortieth relates to forty, so there’s no U. On the other hand, fourth refers to four, so it is spelled with a U. In fact, that’s a good memory aid to help you differentiate the two. Here’s a tip: The U is associated with [...]

How To Write 50How To Write 50

How do you write 49? 49 in words is written as Forty-nine. Do you write 50 or fifty? When compound numbers are spelled out, such as when they are at the beginning of a sentence, they should always be hyphenated. Fifty-two miles were all she had left on her journey [...]