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Telling Time in Spanish

Notes on telling time: "Es la" is only used for 1- 1:30 "Son las" is used for all other times There are special words for 15, 30, and 45 minutes after the hour When telling times after 30 you go to the next hour and subtract how minutes it will take to get to the next hour ex: 5:50 - Son las seis menos diez (It's 6 o'clock minus 10 minute or It's 10 minutes to six o'clock) Another way to tell time after 30 is to use the numbers from 30 - 59 to express the time. ex: 5:50 - Son las cinco y cin…
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It's one o'clock.
Es la una
It's two o'clock.
Son las dos
It's three o'clock.
Son las tres
It's four o'clock.
Son las cuatro
It's five o'clock.
Son las cinco
It's six o'clock.
Son las seis
It's seven o'clock.
Son las siete
It's eight o'clock.
Son las ocho
It's nine o'clock.
Son las nueve
It's ten o'clock.
Son las diez
It's eleven o'clock on the dot.
Son las once en punto.
It's twelve o'clock.
Son las doce
What time is it?
¿Qué hora es?
At what time?
¿A qué hora?
quarter past the hour
y CUARTO
half past the hour
y media
It's noon
Es mediodía
It's midnight
Es medianoche
in the morning (a.m.)
de la mañana
in the afternoon (p.m.) (12:00pm-5:59pm)
de la tarde
in the evening (p.m.) (6:00pm-11:59pm)
de la noche
midnight
medianoche
noon
mediodía
It's ten til one.
Es la una menos diez.
It's six after eight.
Son las ocho y seis
Quarter til one.
Es la una menos cuarto.
Quarter til two.
Son las dos menos cuarto.
Quarter til three.
Son las tres menos cuarto.
Quarter til four.
Son las cuatro menos cuarto.
Half past five.
Son las cinco y media.
Half past six.
Son las seis y media.
Half past seven.
Son las siete y media.
Quarter past eight.
Son las ocho y cuarto.
Quarter past nine.
Son las nueve y cuarto.
Quarter past ten.
Son las diez y cuarto.
It is 8:20.
Son las ocho y veinte.
It is 1:25.
Es la una y veinticinco.
It is 3:10.
Son las tres y diez.
It is 4:10.
Son las cuatro y diez.
It is 2:25.
Son las dos y veinticinco.
at 1:00pm
a la una de la tarde
at 7:05pm
a las siete y cinco de la noche

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