half hour


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Translations
půlhodina
en halv time
puolituntinen
pola sata
三十分
30분
halvtimme
ครึ่งชั่วโมง
nửa giờ

half hour

نِصْفُ ساعَةٍ půlhodina en halv time halbe Stunde μισάωρο media hora puolituntinen demi-heure pola sata mezz’ora 三十分 30분 halfuur halvtime pół godziny meia hora полчаса halvtimme ครึ่งชั่วโมง yarım saat nửa giờ 半小时
Multilingual Translator © HarperCollins Publishers 2009
References in classic literature ?
After walking a half hour, he came to a small country called the Land of the Busy Bees.
In less than a half hour, at least twenty people passed and Pinocchio begged of each one, but they all answered:
But he controlled himself, and said, with assumed calmness: "Well, Maggie, if we must part, let us try and forget it for one half hour; let us talk together a little while, for the last time."
I am sure I have been here this half hour. But now, let us go and sit down at the other end of the room, and enjoy ourselves.
Do you know, there are two odious young men who have been staring at me this half hour. They really put me quite out of countenance.
Of course, it would be a painful half hour for him, and an embarrassing half hour for her, because it would be her first proposal.
With functioning of valves and de-watering of water tank, duration of water supply will be increased one and a half hour additionally from routine for both cantonments.
He said that from Kalam to Bahrain tourists have to face tough journey at this 36 kilometres muddy road, where special jeeps have to be hired to reach Bahrain and this distance takes three and a half hour due to poor road conditions.
"It didn't entertain me for the last half hour but there was some really good rugby played throughout and it was a great advert for the Premiership.
"I still have a couple of scenes that we haven't finished from 'Avengers 3' that I'm shooting in the next few months with my brother, and it's certainly gonna be a film that lives in the two and a half hour, two and a half hour-plus range."
So the first half hour is not free at all in these circumstances.
Individual lesson (adult or child) - pounds 7.50 for per half hour; group lesson (max 4 persons) - pounds 7.50 per half hour per person; school group - pounds 15 per half hour or pounds 30 per hour.