Comment s’écrit 10 milliards ?
dix milliards trois cents millions de dollars. dix milliards trois cent cinquante millions de dollars.
Comment écrire milliard au pluriel ?
Oui, le mot milliard est un nom commun qui suit la règle du pluriel des noms et qui reçoit donc un s de pluriel. On écrit deux milliards , cinq milliards , dix milliards , etc. Cas particulier : dans 1,5 milliard , le mot milliard reste au singulier, car 1,5 n’équivaut pas à du pluriel.
What is the abbreviation for million et milliard in Quebec?
- The Québec Banque de dépannage linguistique does not mention any abbreviation in its article million et milliard, although it does give an example (but no rule) where “ M$ ” is to be read “ million (s) de dollars ” in its general article about numbers.
What is billiard and milliard?
- Billiard and Milliard are old words for thousand million which did not please the American thousand millionaires. Rather than calling themselves billionaires they should be more accurately described as thillionaires where thillion is a thousand million.
What is the difference between a billion and a milliard?
- The difference between “milliard” and “billion”. In English, a “billion” is 000 (a thousand million). This has always been the case in US English. In British English, in the past the word “billion” meant a million million.
When did the word “milliard” become used in the UK?
- But in 1974 we officially adopted the US practice of using “billion” to mean a thousand million. The word “milliard” has since gone out of use in British English. It never existed in US English.