Exercise 2: writing the date

(Practise writing the date in the British, American, international format)

Spelling the date in English – multiple-choice test

Difficulty: rather easy (2 of 5)

Select the correct format of the given date. It may be written in the British (BE), American (US) or international style.

  • Example: ‘31-01-2016’
    • A. British English (BE)Correct!
    • B. American English (US)
    • C. International/European

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