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'/2 /one half ('/ sec half a second)

*/3 /one third

'/4 a quarter (of a second)

V4 three quarters

  • 3/s three eighths (of a ton)
  • 1'/ one and a half (days)

. three fifths

  • 2/3 two thirds (of a kilometre)
  • 3'/4 miles three and a quarter (miles)
  • 4/3 four and two thirds
  • 24 '/ twenty-four and one eighth
  • 0,5 (nought) point five
  • 0,25 nought point twenty-five / nought point two five /

point two five / point twenty-five twenty-five

  • 2% two per cent
  • 50% fifty per cent
  • 2'/% two and a half per cent
  • 2,5% two point five per cent

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48 .. (Before Christ) 48

A.D. 100 = one hundred Anno Domini (.) 100

  • 1900 nineteen hundred
  • 1905 nineteen oh five/nineteen hundred and five 2000 the year two thousand
  • 1
  • 1901 nineteen hundred and one/nineteen oh one
  • 3 1995 (on) the third of August nineteen ninety-five; (.) (on) August the third nineteen ninety-five

1998 in nineteen ninety-eight

  • 6.00 Its six oclock./Its six./Six
  • 9.00 Its nine a.m. ['ei'em] ante meridiem, i.e. before midday
  • ( )
  • 10.00 Its ten p.m. |'pi:em| post meridiem, i.e. after midday (

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  • 7.30 half past seven/seven thirty
  • 7.15 (a) quarter past (. after) seven/ seven fifteen
  • 7.45 (a) quarter to (. of) eight/seven forty-five
  • 8.20 twenty (minutes) past eight/eight twenty
  • 8.55 five (minutes) to nine/eight fifty-five
  • 15.09 fifteen oh nine
  • 22.00 twenty-two hours
 
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