"Je půl jedné."

Translation:It is half past twelve.

September 17, 2017

5 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/fischerfs

Can someone explain this one? Do the Czechs say 'half to one' as opposed to 'half past 12'?

September 17, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/endless_sleeper

Yep, exactly.

čtvrt na jednu = 12:15

půl jedné = 12:30

tři čtvrtě na jednu = 12:45

September 17, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/fischerfs

Thanks a lot!

September 17, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/PierreMDL

Wow, that IS tricky. I like it.

September 18, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/NeilMcQ

Same concept in eastern Germany

October 12, 2017
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