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English translation: 31st May 2007

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09:30 Jan 11, 2008
English to English translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial - Finance (general)
English term or phrase: format of date
I need to translate a form where the date is in this format -

"day" month year - “31” May 2007

will such format will be more or less ok in English?
Alexander Onishko
Local time: 08:20
English translation:31st May 2007
Explanation:
would be slightly better for UK although it's fine as is.
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kmtext
United Kingdom
Local time: 06:20
Grading comment
Thank you very much, my friend!
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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4 +531st May 2007kmtext


  

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6 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +5
31st May 2007


Explanation:
would be slightly better for UK although it's fine as is.

kmtext
United Kingdom
Local time: 06:20
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in GaelicGaelic
PRO pts in category: 10
Grading comment
Thank you very much, my friend!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Jack Doughty
4 mins
  -> Mòran taing.

agree  airmailrpl: the format "31 May 2007" is used by the USA military
12 mins
  -> Mòran taing.

agree  xxxAlfa Trans
4 hrs
  -> Mòran taing.

agree  Paula Vaz-Carreiro
4 hrs
  -> Mòran taing.

agree  rchan: although May 31, 2007 would be more common for the USA.
1 day16 hrs
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