Aprendamos a preguntar por la hora en inglés.
Para esto diremos What time is it?
Para dar la hora en inglés usaremos diferentes términos.
Para las horas exactas o en punto diremos:
3:00 p.m. It's three o'clock.
5:00 p.m. It's five o'clock in the afternoon.
10:00 a.m. It's ten in the morning.
12:00 p.m. It's noon. ( mediodia)
12:00 a.m. It's midnight. ( media noche)
Para las horas con minutos, diremos :
What time is it?
4:20 p.m. It's four twenty.
4:20 p.m. It's twenty minutes after four.
6:15 a.m. It's six fifteen.
6:15 a.m. It's a quarter after six.
6:15 a.m. It's fifteen minutes after six.
8:50 a.m. It's eight fifty.
8:50 a.m. It's ten minutes before nine.
8:50 a.m. It's ten to eight.
11:45 p.m. it's eleven forty five.
11:45 p.m. It's a quarter to twelve.
11:45 p.m. it's fifteen minutes before twelve.
7:30 a.m. It's seven thirty.
7:30 a.m. It's half past seven.
7:30 a.m. It's thirty minutes after seven.
TO = PARA BEFORE = ANTES AFTER = DESPUES