Spanish numeral pronoun
See also: Pronombre and Pronoun types
Numeral pronouns indicate the number or quantity of the noun. There are four types of numeral pronouns:
- Cardinals: -¿Cuántos invitados hay? -Hay veinte. -How many guests are there? -There are twenty.
- Fractions: -¿Cuánta tarea hiciste? -Hice la mitad. -How much homework did you do? -I did the half.
- Multiplicatives: -¿Cuánto dinero necesitas? -Necesito el triple. -How much money do you need? -I need the triple.
- Ordinals: -¿Cómo llegaste a la meta? -Fui el primero. -How did you get to the finish line? -I was the first one.
Spanish numeral pronouns agree in gender and number with the noun they are referring to.