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Full sentences using these words and few new concepts :- 

 

English

Marathi

Transliteration

What time is it?

किती वाजले ?

kitI vAjale

It is one o’ clock

एक वाजला 

ek vAjalA

2 o’ clock

दोन वाजले

don vAjale

10 o’ clock

दहा वाजले

dahA vAjale

5 o’ clock 1 minute

पाच वाजून एक मिनिट

झाले

pAch vAjUn ek miniT

jhAle

It is Ten twenty

दहा वाजून वीस मिनिटे

झाली

dahA vAjUn vIs miniTe

jhAlI

It is fifteen minutes past one

एक वाजून पंधरा मिनिटे झाली

ek vAjUn paMdharA

miniTe jhAlI

thirty minutes past one

एक वाजून तीस मिनिटे

ek vAjUn tIs miniTe

quarter to two

एक वाजून पंचेचाळीस मिनिटे

ek vAjUn paMchechALIs 

miniTe

 

 

 

At what time?

किती वाजता ?

kitI vAjatA

at one o’ clock

एक वाजता

ek vAjatA

at 4 o clock

चार वाजता

chAr vAjatA

He will come at 6 o’ clock

तो सहा वाजता येईल

to sahA vAjatA yeIl

at 18 minutes past 3

तीन वाजून अठरा मिनिटांनी

tIn vAjUn aTharA

miniTAMnI

She came at twenty minutes past 2

ती दोन वाजून वीस मिनिटांनी आली

tI don vAjUn vIs miniTA

MnI AlI

 

 

In English we use sentences like “Quarter to one”, “Half past two”; instead of saying “Twelve o’ clock fourty five minutes” or “One o clock thirty minutes”. Similarly in Marathi there are sperated words to indicate fractional numbers. Refer examples below.

 

 

 

English

Marathi

Transliteration

1 and quarter

सव्वा

savvA

2 and quarter

सव्वा दोन

savvA don

3 and quarter

सव्वा तीन 

savvA tIn

12 and quarter

सव्वा बारा

savvA bArA

 

 

 

1 and half

दीड

dID

two and half

अडीच

aDIch

three and half

साडे तीन

sADe tIn

four and half

साडे चार

sADe chAr

 

 

 

quarter to one

पाऊण

pAUN

quarter to two

पावणे दोन

pAvaNe don

quarter to three

पावणे तीन 

pAvaNe tIn

quarter to twelve

पावणे बारा

pAvaNe bArA

 

 

 

fifteen minutes past one

सव्वा वाजला

savvA vAjalA

thirty minutes past one

दीड वाजले

dID vAjale

quarter to two

पावणे दोन वाजले

pAvaNe don vAjale

He will come at half past two

तो अडीच वाजता येईल

to aDIch vAjatA yeIl

 

 

Sentences about time duration :-

 

English

Marathi

Transliteration

half an hour

अर्धा तास

ardhA

45 minutes

पाऊण तास

pAUN tAs

hour

तास

tAs

minute

मिनिट

miniT

Wait for a minute

एक मिनिट थांब

ek miniT thAMb

Come after 18 minutes

अठरा मिनिटांनंतर ये

aTharA miniTAMnaMtar ye

Come after half an hour

अर्ध्या तासानंतर ये

ardhyA tAsAnaMtar ye

He came 45 minutes before

तो पाऊण तासापूर्वी आला

to pAUN tAsApUrvI AlA

Train is late by 6 hours

गाडी सहा तास उशीरा आहे

gADI sahA tAs ushIrA aahe

How much time will it take

याला किती वेळ लागेल ?

yAlA kitI veL lAgel ?

He takes lot of time to get ready.

त्याला तयार होण्यासाठी खूप वेळ लागतो

tyAlA tayAr hoNyAsAThI khUp veL lAgato

 



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