"It is six forty."

Translation:Het is tien over half zeven.

4 years ago

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https://www.duolingo.com/Turtle492
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do the dutch really say 'it's 10 past half to seven?' Seems a bit convoluted.

4 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/markvanroode
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Yes, they do. Difficult to accept if you are non-native.

4 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/bsarpas
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Would it be considered odd to say the numerical time e.g. 'het is zes viertig' ?

1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Birdexplorers
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They accept "Het is twintig voor zeven".

4 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/acastilloflores
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Thanks to god.

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/viziandrei

They seem to know a lot of Maths.

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Susande
Susande
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Or we can't count past 10...

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/viziandrei

hahahahaha

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/jkht
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Although correct, it is not a literal translation. Allowing a wider range of answers may be better?

4 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/davidvdb
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Report the answers you think are right!

4 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/GekPapaAl

is it the same in Belgium?

1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/MentalPinball
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Most Flemish people I know would rather say 'twintig voor zeven'

1 year ago
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