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    #1

    Which one is correct?

    Hi,

    Which one is correct:


    "The time is wrong on your phone"
    "The hour is wrong on your phone"
    "The clock is wrong on your phone"

    Thanks

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    #2

    Re: Which one is correct?

    The first is correct.

    Tip for a better title: The time/hour/clock is wrong.

    Rover

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    Re: Which one is correct?

    You could say "The clock on your phone is wrong" if you are pointing out the actual clock facility is showing the incorrect time. However, "The time on your phone is wrong" is much better and more natural. I certainly would not use "clock" in this context in any kind of test or exam.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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