Nous devons utiliser une tierce personne comme témoin.

Bill

Kwiziq community member

8 December 2018

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Nous devons utiliser une tierce personne comme témoin.

Bonjour - i'm confused as to why this is tierce instead of troisième.  The lesson stated that tierce is used for fractions or portions and troisième is used for rank or order.  A third party witness sounds like a ranking/ordering to me, and not a fraction or portion.

Would appreciate clarification.

Merci

This question relates to:
French lesson "Ordinal and cardinal numbers - differences between French and English usages"

Cécile

Kwiziq language super star

8 December 2018

8/12/18

Hi Bill,

If you look at my answer to Robin, it might clarify things for you....

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