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BEGINNER - UNIT 1C - GRAMMAR 1 (page 1)

PREPOSITIONS OF TIME
In this lesson we will talk about time.

Look at the following lists.

    in      on      at

... March
... 1987
... a few months
... the afternoon
... the holidays
... a few minutes
... in the 1960s
... in the morning
... in the afternoon
... in six months

We use IN with long periods of time

... Monday
... Saturday
... the weekend
... Friday afternoon
... the holidays
... Christmas Day
... New Years Day
... on Tuesday evening

We use ON with days and dates

... 7:30
... Christmas
... the weekend
... quarter past 6
... at night

 

We use AT with times.

 

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