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    Is this fact of mine true?
    "Anyone born in 21th century is not an adult in the UK"
    Just want interesting opinions on it
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    Not true until 2018
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    (Original post by internet monster)
    Not true until 2018
    No, it is true until 2018.
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    Yeah true (until 2018 - assuming we allow the grammar mistake xD)
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    (Original post by The RAR)
    Is this fact of mine true?
    "Anyone born in 21th century is not an adult in the UK"
    Just want interesting opinions on it
    Twenty-oneth.
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    21st*

    (Original post by DrawTheLine)
    Twenty-oneth.
    Ahh, you beat me to it.
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    (Original post by The RAR)
    Is this fact of mine true?
    "Anyone born in 21th century is not an adult in the UK"
    Just want interesting opinions on it
    You can't call it a fact unless it's true, or you're an orange orangutan.

    The issue is that, as you use the present tense, it depends upon when you evaluate the phrase.
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    Well the start of the 21st century was in January 1st 2001 so I guess it's true until January 1st 2019, assuming an adult is someone 18 or older.
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    (Original post by cosmicsnowflake)
    Well the start of the 21st century was in January st1 2001 so I guess it's true until January 1st 2019, assuming an adult is someone 18 or older.
    Actually yes, you are right!
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    (Original post by cosmicsnowflake)
    Well the start of the 21st century was in January st1 2001 so I guess it's true until January 1st 2019, assuming an adult is someone 18 or older.
    Wrong.
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    (Original post by Nebuchadnezzaṛ)
    Wrong.
    Could you please elaborate lol.
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    (Original post by cosmicsnowflake)
    Could you please elaborate lol.
    It started on 1st Jan 2000 not 2001.
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    (Original post by Nebuchadnezzaṛ)
    It started on 1st Jan 2000 not 2001.
    Actually it started on 2001, and the 20th century started on 1901.

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/21st_century
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    (Original post by cosmicsnowflake)
    Actually it started on 2001, and the 20th century started on 1901.

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/21st_century
    I stand corrected, ty
 
 
 
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