I Hate When People Say a Million and a Half

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    It Just Bugs Me

    I hear it all of the time. A news person will say something like "The cost will be a million and a half dollars". What they probably mean is "The cost will be one and a half million dollars". The first means 1,000,000.50 The second means 1,500,000.00  ...
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    46-50, T
    Apr 7, 2008
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