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    quarter or a quarter past seven

    we say quarter past seven or a quarter past seven or either could be used here?
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    Re: quarter or a quarter past seven

    OR seven-fifteen OR a quarter of seven.

    Both your suggestions are correct.


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    Re: quarter or a quarter past seven

    OR "quarter after {___}"// "a quarter after {___}"

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    Re: quarter or a quarter past seven

    Riverkid,
    How about 3quarters before 8?

    * would somebody ever say that?


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    Re: quarter or a quarter past seven

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    Riverkid,
    How about 3quarters before 8?

    * would somebody ever say that?
    Somebody might, B, but it isn't natural at all.

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    Re: quarter or a quarter past seven

    Quote Originally Posted by riverkid View Post
    Somebody might, B, but it isn't natural at all.
    I think so too.

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