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### La hora

The traditional way to tell time in Spanish is by dividing the clock in half. The right side uses “y” to add minutes to the hour. Once the minute hand passes “6”, we must express the next hour and use “menos” to subtract the minutes. If the time is exactly on the hour, we can add the expression “en punto.” If it is “about “ a certain time, we say “a eso de” before stating the hour.

menos y

• When telling clock time in Spanish, we do not use the expression “o’clock.” Instead, we express the hour, plus or minus minutes.

Es la una (y/menos) # minutos.

Son las dos (y/menos) # minutos.

Note: dos, tres, cuatro, cinco, seis, siete, ocho, nueve, diez, once, and doce all use “Son las.”

In Spanish, the phrase expression “o’clock.” Instead, we express the hour, plus or minus minutes.“Es la” is used to tell the time, whenever the hour being expressed is “una” (one).

Es launaen punto. = It is one o’clock on the dot.

Es a eso dela una.= It is about one o’clock.

Es la una y diez. = It is 1:10.

Es la unamenoscinco. = It is 12:55.

• The expressions a.m. and p.m. do not exist in Spanish. Instead, after a specifically stated time, we say:

• de la mañana (a.m.)

• de la tarde (p.m.) before sunset

• de la noche (p.m.) after sunset

Note: When no specific time is stated, we use:

• por la mañana (in the morning)

• por la tarde (in the afternoon)

• por la noche (in the evening)

When the hour is “12” you can express the Instead, after a specifically stated time, we say:

time in more than one way. They include:

It is 12:00 p.m. = Son lasdoce de la tarde.

It is noon. = Es el mediodía.

It is 12:00 a.m. = Son lasdoce de la mañana.

It is midnight. = Es la medianoche.

¿ numbers from 1-30. Qué hora es? = What time is it?

• It is 12:05.

• Son las doce y cinco.

¿ numbers from 1-30. Qué hora es? = What time is it?

• It is 11:11 a.m.

• Son las once y once de la mañana.

¿ numbers from 1-30. Qué hora es? = What time is it?

• It is 2:15 p.m.

• Son las dos y quince de la tarde.

• Son las dos y cuarto de la tarde.

¿ numbers from 1-30. Qué hora es? = What time is it?

• It is 6:20 p.m.

• Son las seis y veinte de la noche.

¿ numbers from 1-30. Qué hora es? = What time is it?

• It is 3:30 p.m.

• Son las tres y treinta de la tarde.

• Son las tres y media de la tarde.

¿ numbers from 1-30. Qué hora es? = What time is it?

• It is 1:35.

• Son las dos menos veinte y cinco.

¿ numbers from 1-30. Qué hora es? = What time is it?

• It is 6:45.

• Son las siete menos quince.

• Son las siete menos cuarto.

• ¿A qué hora es + (the event)? = At what time is the event?

• (The event) + es a la/las… = The event is at + time.

• ¿A qué hora es el partido?

• El partido es a las tres en punto.

• ¿A qué hora es la misa?

• La misa es a la una y media.

A Uds. les toca… place)

• Take turns.

El reloj digital place)

• With the widespread use of digital clocks, 1:40 can now be expressed without using the “menos.” In this case, you’ll need to know the numbers through 59.

Son las dos menos veinte.

or

Es la una y cuarenta.

24 hour time place)

• Sometimes, on schedules, formal invitations and posted events you may see the 24- hour time system used.

Midnight = 0:00

1:00 a.m. = 1:00

Noon = 12:00

1:00 p.m. = 13:00

For p.m., you must add 12 to the a.m.

i.e. 7:30 p.m. = 19:30

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• Domingo 8 Fase de grupos Alemania - Polonia 20:45h

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• Miércoles 11 Fase de grupos Suiza - Turquía 20:45h

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• Viernes 13 Fase de grupos Holanda - Francia 20:45h

• Sábado 14 Fase de grupos Suecia - España 18:00h

A Uds. les toca… place)

• He will answer according to the clock.

• Take turns.

el partido place)

el baile

la fiesta place)

la clase de español

la misa place)

el concierto