33 terms

G4 Telling time in Chinese

the set was originated in http://quizlet.com/17544829/telling-time-in-chinese-flash-cards/
STUDY
PLAY
jǐ (how much / how many / several / a few)
diǎn (o'clock; dot)
几点
jǐdiǎn (what time)
点钟
diǎnzhōng (o'clock)
分 (fēn)
minute
分钟
fēn zhōng ( minute)
bàn (half)
kè (a quarter (of an hour))
一刻 (yīkè )
quarter
三刻 (sān kè)
45 minutes
guò (after, passed by, e.g., bādiǎn guò shí fēn, 10 minutes after 8)
chà - differ from, short of; with time, X minutes before the hour
小时
xiǎoshí ( hour)
钟头
zhōngtóu ( hour; same as xiǎoshí)
上午
shàngwǔ (morning, AM)
中午
zhōngwǔ (midday, noon)
下午
xiàwǔ (afternoon, PM)
早上
zǎoshang - (early morning)
晚上
wǎnshang (evening, night)
半夜
bànyè (midnight; half night)
现在几点钟
Xiàn zài jǐ diǎn zhōng ( What time is it now)
两 点 (liǎng diǎn)
two o'clock
半夜十二点
bànyè shíèr diǎn (12 o'clock midnight)
早上七点零五分
7 o'clock in the morning
上午十点二十分钟
10:20 AM
下午一点一刻
a quarter past one in the afternoon (1:15 PM)
下午两点半
half past two in the afternoon (2:30 PM)
上午九点三刻
three quarters past 9 (9:45 AM)
晚上九点差一刻
a quarter till nine (8:45 PM)
中午十二点
zhōngwŭ shíèr diăn - 12:00 noon
零 (líng)
Zero
表( biǎo )
watch/ clock
手表 (shǒubiǎo )
hand watch