- Aug 10, 2010
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If counting from 'one' 2011 was, arguably, the first year of the 2010s decade and 2020 the last.I suppose it could be argued that 2010 was the first year of the 2010’s, therefore the first year of the decade?
Time, like romantic love, is an abstract concept.
In language one often encounters 'prescriptive grammarians' which is the polite term for what everyone else calls 'bloody annoying grammar nazis'. I don't know for certain but I'd wager that the same condition exists with numbers.