Building of numbers When building numbers between the multiples of 10, first use the single digit number, followed by the word “und”, and then the multiple of 10. Connect all the words together to form 1 word. Eins is represented as “ein”.
Ordinal Numbers die Ordnungszahlen Ordinal numbers are used to show position or place value. first second third fourth
Ordinal numbers are adjectives and use appropriate adjective endings. When used with the defininite articles der, die, or das, ordinal numbers end in “e”. The words first, third, and seventh have irregular spellings, but…… Regular ordinals up to 19 are formed by adding “te” to the cardinal (counting) number. 20-99 are formed by adding “ste” to the cardinal number.