Results 1 to 2 of 2
    • Member Info
      • Native Language:
      • Chinese
      • Home Country:
      • Taiwan
      • Current Location:
      • Taiwan

    • Join Date: Dec 2006
    • Posts: 1,895
    #1

    at o'clock

    Prayers are at o'clock.

    Is the above sentence acceptable?

  1. Raymott's Avatar
    • Member Info
      • Native Language:
      • English
      • Home Country:
      • Australia
      • Current Location:
      • Australia

    • Join Date: Jun 2008
    • Posts: 24,103
    #2

    Re: at o'clock

    Quote Originally Posted by sitifan View Post
    Prayers are at o'clock.

    Is the above sentence acceptable?
    No. What is it supposed to mean? You can say, "Prayers are on the hour" to mean that they occur at 6 o'clock, 7 o'clock, etc.
    "Prayers are hourly, on the hour, from 6am til 10pm inclusive."

Similar Threads

  1. At 5 o'clock
    By edmondjanet in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 28-Feb-2011, 10:27
  2. to 5 o'clock
    By ostap77 in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 19-Dec-2010, 00:21
  3. o'clock
    By GUEST2008 in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 23-Mar-2010, 20:30
  4. Why we say o'clock?
    By Mohammed Abu Risha in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 21-Apr-2008, 11:51
  5. o'clock
    By Miss fer in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 26-May-2007, 21:51

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •