Unit 7.1

# Cardinal numbers

## Introduction

**Cardinal numbers**are used to express the quantity of something.

## Form

These are the first ten cardinal numbers:

- 0 – Zero
- 1 – One
- 2 – Two
- 3 – Three
- 4 – Four
- 5 – Five
- 6 – Six
- 7 – Seven
- 8 – Eight
- 9 – Nine
- 10 – Ten

## Example

*I have*.**one**dog*There are*.**three**examples here*We need*.**10**oranges to make orange juice

## Use

Cardinal numbers are placed

**before or after a noun**because we use them to**express the exact number**of people, animals or things (**how many**of those things there are).## Summary

**Cardinal numbers** are used to express the quantity of things, people and animals. These numbers are usually placed before or after a noun.

Cardinal numbers are: **zero**, **one**, **two**, **three**, **four**, **five**, **six**, **seven**, **eight**, **nine** and **ten**.

For example:

— “*One car*.” = 1 car.

— “*Two cars*.” = 2 cars.

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