Date: Tue, 30 Nov 1993 10:35:45 CST From: Dennis Baron Subject: Re: Half Past the Hour In Message Tue, 30 Nov 1993 07:09:47 -0600, Natalie Maynor writes: >Is there a regional distribution for "half past" as in "half past three"? > Natalie, Half past is how I always said it before I got my digital watch. Grew up in NYC in the 1940s-60s. Dennis (not dInnis) --