Unit 10.1


Superscript

INTRODUCTION

Superscript is a character set slightly above the normal line.

FORM

Below you can read ordinal numbers in superscript

1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th 6th 7th 8th 9th 10th

EXAMPLE

  • the standard abbreviations for service mark and trademark ™ and the signs for copyright © and registered trademark ®;
  • a monetary amount in handwriting: $8⁰⁰ or 8€⁵⁰;
  • the numerators of diagonal fractions, like ¾.

USE

Many English-language style guides recommend against the use of ordinal numbers in superscript.

EXTENSION

License

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