Chapter 9
Counting in French

From 10 to 19

Now, from 10 to 19 Audio. Press to listen!, things are irregular, like in English and in German.

Numbers Spelling
10 dix
11 onze
12 douze
13 treize
14 quatorze
15 quinze
16 seize
17 dix-sept
18 dix-huit
19 dix-neuf

Note: 17 to 19 - you can remember easily those 3 cases:

  • 17 = 10+7: dix+sept = dix-sept
  • 18 = 10+8: dix+huit = dix-huit
  • 19 = 10+9: dix+neuf = dix-neuf
Chapter 9
Counting in French