(after a number) and a half
Half the car was damaged.
The whole job only takes half an hour.
The train to Beijing will depart from platform 3 in half an hour.
A satyr is half man and half goat in Greek and Roman mythology.
Half of them are here.
The girl left her homework half done.
This meant the interwinding capacitance had no effect upon the charging current.
There was no coherence between the first and the second half of the film.
A demigod is the offspring of a god and a mortal.
1. At approxi-mately 11:30 p.m., Pollard finally gave his consent to the search. 大概晚上11点半的时候，波拉德最终同意进行搜查。
2. Elliott crossed the finish line just half a second behind his adversary. 埃利奥特跨过终点线时仅比对手落后半秒钟。
3. Be particularly fastidious about washing your hands before touching food. 接触食物前尤其对洗手不能有半点马虎。
4. From what I hear, half the campus is lusting after her. 从我听到的来看，半个学校的人都想和她上床。
5. It's half past two. I think we had better go home. 现在两点半了。我想我们最好还是回家吧。
6. His workday starts at 3.30 a.m. and lasts 12 hours. 他凌晨3点半开始工作，一直持续12小时。
7. He spent two and a half weeks with us in June 1986. 1986年6月他和我们一起呆了两周半。
8. Add a few drops to half a tumbler of water. 在半玻璃杯水里面加上几滴。
9. Less than a half hour later he returned upstairs. 不到半个小时，他又跑上楼来。
10. She did none of the maintenance on the vehicle itself. 她对车子本身没有进行半点养护。
11. We just sat and talked for half an hour or so. 我们只是坐了一会,聊了大约半小时.
12. After half an hour's commis-eration, we turned to more practical matters. 惺惺相惜了半个小时后，我们转而讨论一些更为实际的问题。
13. By Friday at 5:30 p.m., I still hadn't heard from Lund. 直到周五下午5点半，我仍未收到伦德的消息。
14. The half moon is hidden behind some wispy clouds. 半轮月亮躲在淡淡的云彩之后。
15. Many people are comfortable with life in the slow lane. 很多人满足于比别人慢半拍的生活。
16. They are supposed to be here at about half four. 他们应该在4点半左右到达这里。
17. He lit a half-cigarette and almost immediately put it out again. 他点燃半支香烟，但又马上把它熄灭了。
18. In half an hour, they'd switched the tags on every cable. 半个小时内，他们就给每根电缆都换了标签。
19. I've got two Malaysians coming to see me at eleven thirty. 11点半会有两名马来西亚人来看我。
20. This piece is, what, about a half an hour long? 这首曲子有，嗯，大约半个小时那么长，对吗?