How To Tell Time in French - Talk in French.
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For an ongoing time frame, or duration in the future, the prepositions to use are either pendant or pour which in modern French are virtually interchangeable. In example 1 above, some speakers might detect a slight difference, pour trois semaines implying a single three week stay, pendant trois semaines several trips in the course of the three weeks; but many would consider this distinction.
Decimal time is the representation of the time of day using units which are decimally related. This term is often used specifically to refer to the time system used in France for a few years beginning in 1792 during the French Revolution, which divided the day into 10 decimal hours, each decimal hour into 100 decimal minutes and each decimal minute into 100 decimal seconds (100 000 decimal.
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Today's time in French. Il est treize heure, trente trois minutes et cinquante et une secondes. It is 1 o'clock, 33 minutes and 51 seconds.
Time Problems A set of time problems, originally intended for Year 5 children. An additional version of this resource is also available for higher ability children.
In French textbooks, “what time is it?” is often given as quelle heure est-il? The problem is that you’ll rarely hear anybody say that. People might sometimes write that, but it would pretty stilted if you said that in a conversation. In a scene from Les Parent, Louis is sleeping in bed. It’s 9 o’clock in the morning. His wife Natalie walks in and encourages him to get up. Louis asks.