His half-past bathroom break.
The " Nurnberg " ceased firing for several minutes to allow her to surrender, then gave her a final broadside, and she went down at half-past nine with flag flying.
Thus " halb elf " is half past ten and not - as you might expect from the English - half past eleven.
I had to get up at half past five twice a week to clean the flues out.
Mr. Hunt ascended the hustings about half-past one o'clock and proceeded to address the immense multitude.