## How to Learn Number Names

Learning to count from 1 to 100 is easy. Learning how to spell the names of each number is easier. Here are a few steps to understand how to count to 100.

### Counting 1 to 10

The first step is learning 1 to 10. You will need to memorize numbers, as they are the building blocks for the rest of the number sequences.

 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 one two three four five six seven eight nine ten

### Counting 11 to 19

 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 eleven twelve thirteen fourteen fifteen sixteen seventeen eighteen nineteen twenty

### Counting 21 to 99

After you have made it to 20 (twenty) you simply match 1-10 with the next prefix:

• 20 (twenty)
• 30 (thirty)
• 40 (forty)
• 50 (fifty)
• 60 (sixty)
• 70 (seventy)
• 80 (eighty)
• 90 (ninety)

Here is how you count from 20 to 99.

 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 twenty- one twenty- two twenty- three twenty- four twenty- five twenty- six twenty- seven twenty- eight twenty- nine thirty

 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 thirty- one thirty- two thirty- three thirty- four thirty- five thirty- six thirty- seven thirty- eight thirty- nine forty

 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 forty- one forty- two forty- three forty- four forty- five forty- six forty- seven forty- eight forty- nine fifty

 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 fifty- one fifty- two fifty- three fifty- four fifty- five fifty- six fifty- seven fifty- eight fifty- nine sixty

 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 sixty- one sixty- two sixty- three sixty- four sixty- five sixty- six sixty- seven sixty- eight sixty- nine seventy

 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 seventy- one seventy- two seventy- three seventy- four seventy- five seventy- six seventy- seven seventy- eight seventy- nine eighty

 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 eighty- one eighty- two eighty- three eighty- four eighty- five eighty- six eighty- seven eighty- eight eighty- nine ninety

 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 ninety- one ninety- two ninety- three ninety- four ninety- five ninety- six ninety- seven ninety- eight ninety- nine one hundred

## How to Spell 40 (Forty) vs 4 (Four)

One thing to remember this that the number 4 is spelled with a “u”. The number 40 is not. Thus, 40 is spelled Forty not Fourty.