Before you start... Elementary

Days and Months

Make sure you know the days of the week:

Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
Sunday

Do you know the months of the year?

January
February
March
April
May
June
July
August
September
October
November
December

Days and months always begin with a CAPITAL LETTER in English.

Google Translate

The gadget you added is not valid

Ordinal Numbers and Dates


When we say the date in English we use the ordinal number:
 CardinalOrdinal
 Short form
 1 first1st
 2second
2nd
 3third
3rd
 4fourth
4th
 5fifth
5th
 6sixth
6th
 7seventh
7th
 8eighth
8th
 9ninth
9th
 10tenth
10th
 11eleventh
11th
 12twelfth
12th
 13thirteenth
13th
 ......
...
20
twentieth
20th
 21twenty-first
21st
 22twenty-second
22nd
 23twenty-third
23rd
 ......
...
 30thirtieth
30th
 31thirty-first
31st

Some example dates:

22/3  The twenty-second of March
3/12   The third of December
15/2   The fifteenth of February
1/8     The first of August

Countries and Nationalities


The words for countries and nationalities/languages are different in English.

I am from England. (country)
I am English.           (nationality)
I speak English.      (language)

 CountryNationality/ Language
 EnglandEnglish
 France French
 Germany German
Sweden
 Swedish
Russia
 Russian
 Ukraine Ukrainian
 Japan Japanese
 China Chinese
 Vietnam Vietnamese
 Canada Canadian
 Italy Italian
 Thailand Thai
 Greece Greek
 Turkey Turkish

Comments