Count to 100 and Beyond in German

Counting in German is pretty straightforward, there are however rules that must be followed, particularly with the higher numbers like the ones we cover in todays lesson! Let's get started with some numbers between 36 and 102 before moving on to much larger numbers!

36 to 102 in German

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Once you master the basic pattern, you can construct any number.

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When talking about numbers between 100 and 999 always start with the first digit + a hundred and then read the last two digits starting from the right.

Here are some numbers from 103 to 1,000,000

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It’s the same with numbers above 1000. Say all the digits starting from the left apart from the last two digits. Say the last two starting from the right.

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