Third Dialogue

Nun esan decembro.  This is December.

La lasta mono esin novembro, cu ne? 
Last month was November, wasn't it?

Yes, ji esin. Yes, it was.

Kiu mono eson la neksta mono?  What month is next month?

La tagmanjo esan je la dek-biu horo. Lunch is at twelve o'clock.

La kurso komencin je 9:00 a.m.  The course began at 9:00 a.m.

Kioma horo esan?  What time is it?

Esan kelka minutos pos la biu.  It's a few minutes after two.

Mia brakokloko rapidan ay yia brakokloko disrapidan.
My watch is fast and your watch is slow.

Pardonez, cu yi povan diri al mi la akurata tempo?
Excuse me, can you tell me the correct time?

Ne, mi ne povan. Mi ne konan, kioma horo esan nun.
No, I can't. I don't know what time it is now.

Mi ne pensan, ke nun esan yam la kwaru.
I don't think it's four o'clock yet.

Nun esan cirkum la triu ay tridek minutos.
It must be about three-thirty.

Mi elbedisan antaw la siksu horo ciu tage.
I get up before six o'clock every day.

Hiero esin sundo.  Yesterday was Sunday.

Mi esin en la medikeyo dum kelka wekos.
I was in the hospital for several weeks.

Kie esin yi en la mardo?  Where were you on Tuesday?

Yi esin ci-tie en februaro, cu ne?  You were here in February, weren't you?

Ne, mi ne esin. No, I wasn't.

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