How to write "Birthday"?
One of the most wonderful holidays forevery person - his birthday! A lot of gifts and attention, endless congratulations, an atmosphere of happiness, and even a festive cake! Well, who does not like this? From the very childhood, still in greeting cards, everyone distorts the name of this holiday, as soon as can ... So how correctly to write "Birthday"?
Very often you can read in congratulations frompeople's "Birthday". But it's not right! After all, the name of the holiday means that day in which someone was born, and hence - the day of someone's birth. That's why the correct spelling is the Birthday! If you want to competently congratulate your relatives or acquaintances on this holiday by signing a postcard or writing a message on social networks, write "Happy Birthday".
Also, many are confused with the pronoun anduse the combination "My Birthday". But the pronoun should be applied to the main word - "day", which means "my birthday." If you have in mind a specific date, it is better to say "My Birthday". In the plural, it's not the Birthdays, but the Birthdays. Also we will understand how to write "Birthday" correctly in different cases:
- In the nominative - Birthday;
- In the genitive case - Birthday;
- In the dative case - Birthday;
- In the accusative case - Birthday;
- In the instrumental case - Birthday;
- In the prepositional case - Birthday.
As you can see, only the word "Day" is inclined. It is important to remember this. Then you will not allow the most common mistakes ("Happy Birthday", "Happy Birthday", "My Birthday", etc.).