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07: What time is it?

Learn how to tell the time.

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What time is it? (FLV)

Wortfeld – Word field

die Stunde – hour

die Minute – minute

die Sekunde – second

Wie spät ist es? – What time is it?

(Es ist) halb drei. – It's half past two. / It's two thirty.

Viertel nach acht. – Quarter past eight.

Viertel vor zwölf. – Quarter to twelve.

(Es ist) 20 vor zehn. – (It's) twenty to ten.

Zehn nach sieben. – Ten past seven.

( Es ist) 13 Uhr 40. – (It is) one-forty p.m.

von 16:50 Uhr bis 17:30 Uhr – between 4:50 p.m. and 5:30 p.m.

Um wie viel Uhr ist die Prüfung? – What time is the exam / test?

Die Prüfung ist um 15 Uhr. – The exam / test is at 3:00 p.m.

Die Prüfung dauert 60 Minuten. – The exam / test takes 60 minutes.

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