"Three hundred and four"

Translation:Ba trăm lẻ bốn

January 9, 2017

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/SheTuti

Why lẻ?

December 22, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/AaronM04

What does tư mean?


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Four and it's used often in place of bốn in counting or for ordinal numbering. E.g. Fourth place = hạng tư, Wednesday = (ngày) thứ tư. Tư is a corruption of tứ (the standard Sino-Vietnamese reading of 四 which means four in Chinese).

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