Writing numbers in English language is relatively easy.
Numbers from 1 to 100 spelling is where you should start if you want to learn counting numbers in English with no mistakes.
In fact, from one to hundred spelling rules are not that complicated. You will only need to learn and practice 30 words plus the coordination conjunction “and”.
Obviously, a basic understanding of the English numbers spelling rules will be important.
It will be easy. Let’s begin.
Writing numbers 1 to 20
Here are the main cardinal numbers in English from 1 to 20. They will allow you to know how to form the other numbers up to 1000.
Once you understand the logic for writing numbers from 1 to 10, you will learn to write and count numbers in a short time. So, our goal in the first place should be to learn the numbers from 1 to 2 in English. In a second step, you will be able to easily learn the numbers from 10 to 100.
Spelling numbers from 1 to 12
Unfortunately, there are no rules for counting and writing numbers from 1 to 12. So, you have to memorize and learn them by heart one by one.
- 1 : one
- 2 : two
- 3 : three
- 4 : four
- 5 : five
- 6 : six
- 7 : seven
- 8 : eight
- 9 : nine
- 10 ten
- 11 : eleven
- 12 : twelve
English numbers from 13 to 20
Learning numbers from 13 to 19 is very easy. These numbers are formed from the digits 3 to 9. To learn them, you only need to apply a simple rule. You write the number and then add the suffix -teen at the end.
- 13 : thirteen
- 14 : fourteen
- 15 : fifteen
- 16 : sixteen
- 17 : seventeen
- 18 : eighteen
- 19 : nineteen
Numbers in English 1 to 100 spelling
When you are learning a new language, practice and learn counting by ones to 100 is an absolute must. So, let’s have a look at numbers from 1 to 100 in English.
Spelling tens 10 to 100
To write the tens from one to a hundred in English, it’s really very basic. Just add the suffix “-ty” to the numbers from 1 to 9.
- 10 : ten
- 20 : twenty
- 30 : thirty
- 40 : forty
- 50 : fifty
- 60 : sixty
- 70 : seventy
- 80 : eighty
- 90 : ninety
- 100 : hundred
Please pay attention to FORTY which has no U, unlike FOUR. And also, to EIGHTY which has only one T.
The pronunciation of some numbers in English is very close but very different and very meaningful.
So be careful, don’t confuse 13 and 30, 14 and 40, 15 and 50, 16 and 60, 17 and 70, 18 and 80, 19 and 90
Compound numbers 21 to 100
To write compound numbers to a hundred, add the tens + a digit from 1-10 and separate them with a hyphen.
- 21 : twenty–one
- 37 : thirty–seven
- 44 : forty–four
- 52 : fifty–two
- 67 : sixty–seven
- 75 : seventy–five
- 83 : eighty–three
- 99 : ninety–nine
Spelling Chart : One to Hundred Counting in English
|0 zero||1 one||2 two||3 three||4 four|
|5 five||6 six||7 seven||8 eight||9 nine|
|10 ten||11 eleven||12 twelve||13 thirteen||14 fourteen|
|15 fifteen||16 sixteen||17 seventeen||18 eighteen||19 nineteen|
|20 twenty||21 twenty-one||22 twenty–two||23 twenty–three||24 twenty–four|
|25 twenty–five||26 twenty–six||27 twenty–seven||28 twenty–eight||29 twenty–nine|
|30 thirty||31 thirty–one||32 thirty–two||33 thirty–three||34 thirty–four|
|35 thirty–five||36 thirty–six||37 thirty–seven||38 thirty–eight||39 thirty–nine|
|40 forty||41 forty–one||42 forty–two||43 forty–three||44 forty–four|
|45 forty–five||46 forty–six||47 forty–seven||48 forty–eight||49 forty–nine|
|50 fifty||51 fifty–one||52 fifty–two||53 fifty–three||54 fifty–four|
|55 fifty–five||56 fifty–six||57 fifty–seven||58 fifty–eight||59 fifty–nine|
|60 sixty||61 sixty–one||62 sixty–two||63 sixty–three||64 sixty–four|
|65 sixty–five||66 sixty–six||67 sixty–seven||68 sixty–eight||69 sixty–nine|
|70 seventy||71 seventy–one||72 seventy–two||73 seventy–three||74 seventy–four|
|75 seventy–five||76 seventy–six||77 seventy–seven||78 seventy–eight||79 seventy–nine|
|80 eighty||81 eighty–one||82 eighty–two||83 eighty–three||84 eighty–four|
|85 eighty–five||86 eighty–six||87 eighty–seven||88 eighty–eight||89 eighty–nine|
|90 ninety||91 ninety–one||92 ninety–two||93 ninety–three||94 ninety–four|
|95 ninety–five||96 ninety–six||97 ninety–seven||98 ninety–eight||99 ninety–nine|
|100 one hundred||1000 one thousand||10000 ten thousand||100000 one hundred thousand||1000000 one million|
Writing numbers worksheets and charts
Here are some English teacher resources. You can download and print these charts and worksheets for free and use them in the classroom or at home with your child.
You can download as images and it will print on an A4 sheet (Click the image then save it to your PC). Also, all these printable charts are available as a 1 to 100 numbers in English words PDF.