Topic: Forties


The Forties sometimes refers to the 1940s. For example....

Joe Blow was born in the Forties.

(This says that Joe Blow was born somewhere between 1940 and 1949.)

Also, Forties can mean that someone's age is between 40 to 49 years old. For example....

Joe Blow is in his Forties.

(This says that Joe Blow's age is somewhere between 40 to 49 years old.)

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-- Mirza Charles Iliya Krempeaux