Señor Jordan

01-017 ¿A qué hora?

In this video lesson, we’ll be going over the question: ¿A qué hora…? (At what time? / When?). We’ll also learn how to answer questions with that phrase in them.

Please let me know if this video was helpful! Or leave a question, comment, or suggestion below!

¿A qué hora…? – At what time…? / When?
a la(s)… – at…
empieza – It begins, it starts
termina – It ends

¿A qué hora empieza la escuela? – When does school start?
¿A qué hora termina la escuela? – When does school end?
¿A qué hora empieza el concierto? – When does the concert start?
¿A qué hora termina el concierto? – When does the concert end?
¿A qué hora empieza la pelí­cula? – When does the movie start?
¿A qué hora empieza la fiesta? – When does the party start?

La escuela empieza a las ocho de la mañana. – School starts at 8:00 AM.
a las ocho de la mañana.
– at 8:00 AM
La escuela termina a las tres y media de la tarde. – School ends at 3:30 PM.
a las tres y media de la tarde. – at 3:30 PM
El concierto empieza a las ocho de la noche. – The concert starts at 8:00 PM
a las ocho de la noche. – at 8:00 PM




Related video(s):

  1. ¿Qué hora es? Telling time (part 1)
  2. ¿Qué hora es? Telling time (part 2)
  3. ¿Qué hora es? Telling time (part 3)

12 Responses

  1. There is a small mistake in the movie at 2:45, the 3:45am changes magically to 3:45pm.

    Thank you for your lessons, you are doing a great job! Gracias!

  2. Yeah. I noticed that too – but the video is great. I’m learning a lot from watching these. Wish I had money to pay you Senor Jordan.

  3. hola… wee mistake @ 1.36-1.41 in video…
    manana transforms into noche.
    if you’re testing us online folks, i think we’re doing pretty well;)
    enjoying the videos… keep up the good work!

  4. thankyou so much! youve helped quite a bit. you were able to dummy it down to understand it much easier.

    on behalf of the entire spanish class at indian river state college. 😉

  5. Quick question. You showed us a third way to tell time in the previous video, the Son minutes para las horas. I was wondering if in the last example you could answer:

    La pelicula empieza a cuarto para las cuatro de la mañana.?

  6. There is a few mistakes in this video that you might want to fix. People have already mentioned them above. Keep up the good work!

  7. I’m really enjoying your videos. You do a great job targeting an small chunk of information and delivering it in a way that is quick, easy, and understandable. I’m using this as a resource for my children who are in a spanish immersion program and for personal learning as well. Gracias!

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