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"nineteenth" in British English

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nineteenthordinal number

uk   /ˌnaɪnˈtiːnθ/ us   /ˌnaɪnˈtiːnθ/
19th written as a word: The new term starts on the nineteenth (of September).

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nineteenthnoun [C]

uk   /ˌnaɪnˈtiːnθ/ us   /ˌnaɪnˈtiːnθ/
(Definition of nineteenth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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nineteenthadjective, adverb, noun [C]

us   /ˌnɑɪnˈtinθ/
(in the position of) the number 19 in a series; 19th: I was nineteenth in line to renew my driver’s license. [C] Our next meeting is on the nineteenth of June.
A nineteenth is one of nineteen equal parts of something.
(Definition of nineteenth from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “nineteenth”
in Arabic التاسِع عَشر…
in Korean 19번째, 열 아홉 번째…
in Portuguese décimo nono…
in Catalan dinovè…
in Japanese (19thの文字表記)19番目, 第19…
in Chinese (Simplified) 第十九(的)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 第十九(的)…
in Italian diciannovesimo…
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“nineteenth” in British English

Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
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by Liz Walter Enough is a very common word, but it is easy to make mistakes with it. You need to be careful about its position in a sentence, and the prepositions or verb patterns that come after it. I’ll start with the position of enough in the sentence. When we use it with a noun,

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