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"Je půl jedné."

Translation:It is half past twelve.

September 17, 2017

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

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


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

Yep, exactly.

čtvrt na jednu = 12:15

půl jedné = 12:30

tři čtvrtě na jednu = 12:45


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

Wow, that IS tricky. I like it.


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

Same concept in eastern Germany


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

Proč to nebere 'half to one' ?


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

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