Re: [OT Why GB English is different] Re: Mozilla firefox en-gb
Damon L. Chesser wrote:
... You can say eighty-two fifty ($82.50), eighty-two and fifty
cents, eighty-two dollars and fifty cents. All are understood.
Well, not clearly: "eighty-two fifty" is said both for 82.50 and
Except one and 23 is = 1.23 = 1 and 23
Wait a minute. Now you're talking about "one and twenty three"--
weren't you arguing about "one hundred and twenty three" before?
Those forms are significantly different. "One and twenty three"
can never mean 123.