Cardinal numbers are used to express the quantity of something.
We usually place a cardinal number before a noun:
- 0 – Zero
- 1 – One
- 2 – Two
- 3 – Three
- 4 – Four
- 5 – Five
- 6 – Six
- 7 – Seven
- 8 – Eight
- 9 – Nine
- 10 – Ten
- I have one cat.
- There are three people in the room.
- We need five apples to make an apple pie.
We use cardinal numbers when we talk about a general number of people, animals or things (to talk about how many of those things there are).
Cardinal numbers are used when we need to talk about the quantity of things, people and animals. These numbers are usually placed before the nouns.
— “One car“. = 1 car.
— “Two cars“. = 2 cars.
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