Why do we call 2 digit buses the number but 3 digit ones as just the digits? e. g. 14 bus is 'the fourteen' but 217 is 'the two one seven'?

3 Answers

  • 6 months ago

    Saying two hundred and seventeen is time consuming and tiring. I think that's why its spoken as 2-1-7.

  • Scott
    Lv 6
    6 months ago

    I didn't know "we" did.

  • Anonymous
    6 months ago

    Not where I'm from - it's the two seventeen here, so you cannot Just assume that everyone is from where you are.


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