[NTG-context] Re: th nd and rd

Aditya Mahajan adityam at umich.edu
Fri Dec 30 01:52:28 CET 2005


<--- On Dec 29, John R. Culleton wrote --->

> It is common to express certain numerals with the suffixes
> st, nd, rd, th,
> with the suffix in a smaller type and raised about .5em
> eg:
> 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th.
>
> It is of course possible to cobble these expressions up in macros.
> But it would be handy if they were built in to Context.
>
> Any thoughts?

Perhaps it is not too difficult to modify engord.sty 
(http://www.ctan.org/info?id=engord) from latex to work with context.

Aditya


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