The time of day

low angle view of clock tower

Watch out when translating ‘heute Morgen’, ‘heute Nachmittag’, ‘heute Abend’ and ‘heute Nacht’.  We say, ‘this morning’, ‘this afternoon’, ‘this evening’ and ‘tonight’.

Oh, and the time on the clock? Twenty to three …

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Written by Christine Burgmer

22. January 2015