[Spellyans] Abbreviating Ordinal Numbers

Ken MacKinnon kenmackinnon at enterprise.net
Wed Mar 25 18:21:15 GMT 2009


What about mata?  Counting pilchards at St Ives: Brylly, mata, tressa, etc.
- an Ken ken

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  ----- Original Message ----- 
  From: nicholas williams 
  To: Standard Cornish discussion list 
  Sent: Wednesday, March 25, 2009 4:36 PM
  Subject: Re: [Spellyans] Abbreviating Ordinal Numbers


  But in English we say the first year, the next year... and then the third, fourth and subsequent years, if necessary.




  On 25 Mar 2009, at 16:05, Hewitt, Stephen wrote:


    First,...next,...third,...fourth..." How natural! Jon Mills really ought to have thought of that!


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