So far, I have generally followed the Guardian and Observer style guide when it comes to numbers. That is, write out in full any number less than 10.
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I recently found the GOV.UK style guide which advises writing the numeric for any number other than one.
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This was how I used to write, before I came across the Guardian's guide and I still catch myself writing this way now. But I agree with the government’s writers that it is clearer to use the number. In future I will change my writing style.
I wonder what other things I should change.Go Top