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Leading zeroes in phone numbers

For a phone number like this: 05 40 33 25 98 If you were to say it to someone, would you start: zéro-cinq quarante ... Or because phone numbers in France usually start with zero, just: ...
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Pronunciation of “du 11 septembre 2001”?

It would be "du premier septembre", so I would expect this to be pronounced "de l'onze septembre." Is that correct? Is it only written this way because it's written with numerals?
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Saying phone numbers

In the case for phone numbers, how are the digits read? e.g. would 96 76 75 99 be read as: quatre-vingt-seize soixante-seize soixante-quinze quatre-vingt-dix-neuf If so, how is it ...
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Pronunciation of “vingt”

I noticed that very often "vingt" is pronounced without the last "t", whereas when someone wants to be precise or make a point, they will pronounce that "t". Is that correct?