Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Hour"

The meaning of "Hour" in various phrases and sentences

Q: 「one hour and a half apart」→apart? 1時間半? ne anlama geliyor?
A: 2 things are separated by 1 hour and 30 min. Like 2 cars in a Le Mann race.
Q: We are about an hour away from getting the scene lit. What does "lit" mean? ne anlama geliyor?
A: Hi! Haha. I am surprised that you even heard of that word. It's slang of course. And because it's slang, it can have different meanings.
It basically means= popping, exciting, crazy, fun.
Q: I’m almost up to an hour a day. ne anlama geliyor?
A: what is the context of the sentence as the meaning can be translated differently.
Q: One hour tops ne anlama geliyor?
A: One hour, maximum. At the most, one hour. Not more than 1 hour.
Q: "on the hour" in 291 ne anlama geliyor?
A: On the hour means when the clock hits the hour mark, so 12:00, 1:00, 2:00, those would all be on the hour. You could also use on the dot, which means the same thing but can be applied to times with minutes like 1:15 or 3:30. On the dot of 3:30 (this makes more sense if you use a clock with hands)

Example sentences using "Hour"

Q: I experienced 5 hour long game where only endurance matters. ile örnek cümleler göster.
A: I think either:
I experienced a 5-hour-long game where only endurance mattered.
Or:
I experienced 5-hour-long games where only endurance mattered.
sounds more natural :)
Some people might leave the hyphens out but I think it’s correct in this case to use hyphens.
Q: an hour ile örnek cümleler göster.
A: I'll see you in an hour.

He came to the office an hour later.

The process will take an hour to finish.
Q: It began to rain 3 hour ago, and hasn't stopped yet
-> It has.......................... ile örnek cümleler göster.
A: It has not stopped raining for the past three hours.
Q: at any hour ile örnek cümleler göster.
A: Check the question to view the answer
Q: "at a normal hour" ile örnek cümleler göster.
A: tonight I'm gonna try to go to bed at a normal hour instead of my usual 02:00

Synonyms of "Hour" and their differences

Q: I've been waiting for you for an hour ve I've been waiting for you over an hour ve I've been waiting for you for over an hour arasındaki fark nedir?
A: yes, the first one is during those 10 years and the second one is during more than the 10 last years
Q: "I have waited for an hour. " ve "I have been waiting for an hour" arasındaki fark nedir?
A: "I have waited for an hour. "
For example, you want to eat in a restaurant with your friend. He is late so you are waiting for him. He finally arrived and you eat in the restaurant. Then he asks you, "Oh sorry, how long did you wait?" you answer "I have/I've waited for an hour."


But, for example, you are waiting for your friend and he sends you a text message, "Sorry I will be late!" Then you reply "Hurry up, I have been waiting for an hour."

have waited = you are already done waiting.
have been waiting = you are still waiting right now.
Q: i am going to be half an hour late ve i will be there half an hour late arasındaki fark nedir?
A: "I am going to be a half an hour late" sounds unexpected. "I will be there half an hour late" sounds planned. "I ran into some traffic! I am going to be a half hour late!" "My meeting doesn't get out until 5pm. I will be a half an hour late to the 4:30 movie showing."
Q: in an hour ve within an hour arasındaki fark nedir?
A: Pretend it's 8:00

If I do something in an hour, I will do it at 9:00

If I do something within an hour, I will do it any time between 8:00 and 9:00. Maybe I will do it at 8:15, maybe 8:30, maybe 8:55.
Q: We stood talking for an hour. ve We talked standing for an hour. arasındaki fark nedir?
A: You can use either. Without context clues neither stood nor stand will imply movement.

If you want to stress the fact that you were in a single spot the entire time you can add 'there'. You can further stress it by adding 'the entire time' or 'the whole time' to let the reader know the exact duration of standing.

"They stood there talking for an entire hour."

"They were standing there, talking for an entire hour."

Translations of "Hour"

Q: Bunu İngilizce (ABD) da nasıl dersiniz? one hour is too short for our class
one hour is not enough for our lecture
A: An hour isn’t long enough for our class.
Q: Bunu İngilizce (ABD) da nasıl dersiniz? I try to walk at least for about one hour not be depressed. Does the sentence sound natural?
A: I try to walk for at least an hour so I won't be depressed.
or
I try to walk for about an hour or more so I won't be depressed.
Q: Bunu İngilizce (ABD) da nasıl dersiniz? In an hour we're going to be playing football or in an hour we're going to play football?
A: Hello, I would say, “In an hour we’re going to play football”
You could also say:
“An hour from now/in an hour, we will be playing football.”( But if you say this, the meaning changes slightly)
Q: Bunu İngilizce (ABD) da nasıl dersiniz? "hour", "our", "bit", "beat", "plan", "plane", "plain"
A: "hour" and "our" both sound like "our."
"plane" and "plain" both sound the same, with a long "a" sound like in "way".

"beat" sounds like "beet".
The "a" in "plan" is the same as the "a" in "dad".
The "i" in "bit" is a short "i" sound as in "sit".
Q: Bunu İngilizce (ABD) da nasıl dersiniz? 2,5 hour or 2,5 hours (Thank You for advance!)
A: I would say "two and a half hours".

Other questions about "Hour"

Q: Come you just now? Or have you Already a hour bevor comed ? Has my colleague already asked your roomnummber ? bu doğru görünüyor mu?
A: Did you just come? Or have you been here for a while? (less specific, but it sounds more natural) Did my colleague already ask for your room number?
Q: One hour after I posted a question, I checked back in with it in order to read answers. bu doğru görünüyor mu?
A: I can understand what you are saying. There are just a few small parts that need fixing.

"One hour after I posted a question, I checked back to read the answers." :)
Q: However, as one hour passed, no living thing appeared in the neibourhood. bu doğru görünüyor mu?
A: However, even after an hour had passed, no living thing appeared in the neighborhood.
Q: I've waiting for an hour and a half! bu doğru görünüyor mu?
A: "I've been waiting for an hour and a half"
Q: I'll be there in an hour and half. bu doğru görünüyor mu?
A: Just put an "a" between "and" and "half."

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