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Mallarĝa spaceto Laŭ PMEG (ekstrakto): Oni povas uzi punktojn por klariga disigado de ciferoj en altaj nombroj, ekz.: 10.000.000.000 (= “dek miliardoj”), sed estas pli bone uzi (se eble) mallarĝajn spacetojn, ekz.: 10 000 000 000. Ne uzu punkton antaŭ decimaloj en nombroj. Por tiu celo oni uzu komon. Kaj por la komo vidu kelkajn alineojn sube (ekstrakto)...


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I often see it being written with a colon, so like 23:28. This is also the format used in PMEG, on most websites and in the Esperanto locale on Linux.


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The -a is only added to the last word so your example would be dek unua. It’s also quite common to write the ordinal numbers as a single word such as dek-unua. Apparently neither way is more official because the Fundamento itself uses both so it is a matter of preference. Personally I quite like it as one word. PMEG has much more detail on this.


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There are many other suffixes that can be used with ordinals like "two": duono - half duope - in groups of two dufoje - twice duafoje - for the second time duoblo - double


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Vortaro.net ankaŭ mencias ĉi tiun problemon: La maniero kalkuli la etaĝojn ne estas la sama por ĉiuj popoloj: iuj inkluzivigas la teretaĝon (do nomatan unua), aliaj ekskluzivigas ĝin.


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There are several options. This is what I thought of and I can find some confirmation in tekstaro. Here are some examples: -oble tiom … Link -oble to tiom and then use that to express the quantity or amount (either with da or de, whatever is the case). Then you can use normally comparisons with the tiom, kiom construction. This is the one I found the most ...


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According to Unicode CLDR, the standard time format used for Esperanto (eo) is "HH:mm", where HH stands for 24-hour format with leading zero. It has no regional differences. But the submission is marked as unverified. source: CLDR - Date & Time:Gregorian - Standard Time Formats


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Searching for the regular expressions " ...30 ", " ...00 ", " ..30 " and so on in tekstaro.com, one finds that La Ondo primarily uses the format 23h10 and secondarily 23.10. Monato rarely mentions time but has used the format "23.10 h" a couple of times.


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I don't think that is a language-related issue as much as a cultural convention. There is a difference in British English and American English, and according to Wikipedia the main distinction goes across continents: Europe mainly starts counting at zero, while the USA and Canada start at one. See https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Storey for details. Mi ne ...


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Here is what I managed to find in PIV and Tekstaro: duopa (dvojný): duopa flava linio karakteriza de natrio ĉe spektroskopo For double grammatical number Wikipedia has dunombro (I do not know how proper is this). duobla (dvojitý kaj dvojí): por ĉiu tago mi ricevas kvin frankojn, sed por la hodiaŭa tago mi ricevis duoblan pagon, t.e. dek frankojn ...


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Here are the rules of the magazine MONATO. They are based on the actual use: Nombrojn de nulo ĝis dek oni skribas per literoj, se ne temas pri decimaloj. Oni skribas per ciferoj la pli altajn kvantojn: ses-cilindra motoro, dek eŭroj sed inter la 11 unuaj, oni vendis 16 450 ekzemplerojn. Pro kohereco oni skribas ĉiujn kvantojn de la sama serio per ciferoj, ...


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In official documents, for big amounts, you use numbers and letters, to avoid mistakes (while reading or writing). For example, when you sell your house, it's better to write something like: EUR 234000 (ducent tridek kvar mil eŭroj) (if you forget writing a zero, we are sure there is a mistake)


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12 / 10 = dekdu dekonoj = 12 dividite de 10 (3 syllables more) 10 / 20 = dek dudekonoj = 10 dividite de 20 Difference only audible by the pause for onoj. However pauses are a bit more used in E-o as in English - I think. It would have been nice to have a shorter expression for dividite de (per/super?) but that is as it is. For clearness by audio channel ...


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According to the book, "Bridge of Words" by Esther Schor, this was decided by cultural convention according to Akademio de Esperanto as in User428's and Oliver Mason's answers above. Please see the section "5. Big endians and Little endians" of "Samideanoj II- Iznik to Bialystok, or unu granda rondo familio"


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Mi dirus, ke ĝi dependas de kiu lando vi estas.


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As @Robin points out, PMEG uses a colon. For those who don't know, PMEG is one of the most authoritative sources of (contemporary) Esperanto grammar. There is a reason for that separator: it's part of the ISO format (e.g. now is 2019-09-16 13:47). Being a world wide standard it's the only really acceptable numerical format for texts for all audiences, but… ...


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