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At-On-In

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AT
Prepositions of Time & Location:
At
-
On
-
In

Use
AT
for Specific Times or small time periods
Use
AT
for a Specific Location
Use
ON
for Specific Days & Dates
ON
Use
ON
describe being on the surface of something -
For the Names of Streets, Avenues
The boat is running

on
the river.
IN
Use
IN
to describe being inside of a space
The names of land-areas (cities, towns, states, counties, and continents)
Use
IN
for General Times, or bigger period of Times
The girl is reading
in
the library.
in
Alamada County
in
the United State
Presented by Thy Le
Thank you for hearing my presentation !
I hope this presentation will be helpful for you.
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Preposition of Time
Preposition of Location
TIME
LOCATION
Specific locations - Specific point
Exact addresses

On the surface of something
The Names of streets, avenues, etc.

Inside of a space
The Names of land-areas (City, County, State, Country, and Continent)

Hour
Short parts of day
Celebration

Specific days
Dates
Special days
Days of the week + Part of the day

Parts of the day
Season
Month - Year - Decade - Century Long time period

1.
At
+ Hours
3.
At
+ Celebrations
1.
At
+ The specific location or point
1.
On
+ Days of the week
2.
On
+ Dates
3.
On
+ special days
4.
On
+ Days of the week + Part of a day
2.
At
+ Short parts of day
1
The girl is standing
at
the bus stop
At
Library
At
School
2.
At
+ The specific addresses
Ohlone College Newark Center is
at
39399 Cherry Street, Newark, CA 94560.
At
8 o'clock
At
six minutes to ten
At
lunchtime
At
noon
At
Christmas
At
Easter
On
Friday
On
Sunday
Sunday
On
November 27th or
On
November 27th, 2014

Thanksgiving day is
on
November 27th, 2014.
We have no class
on
Thanksgiving day.
On
your birthday
On
Sunday
morning
1.
On

+ being on the surface of something
2.
On

+ the name of streets, or avenues
1.
In
+ parts of the day
2.
In
+ the Season
3.
In
+ the month / year / decade / century / long time period
in
the morning
in
the afternoon
in
the evening
at

night
in
Winter
in
Spring
in
Fall
in
Summer
1.
In

+ Inside of a space
2.
In

+ The names of land-areas
I live
in
Union City.
Useful Websites
http://www.perfect-english-grammar.com/time-prepositions-exercise-1.html

http://www.perfect-english-grammar.com/prepositions-of-place-exercise-1.html

http://www.englishexercises.org/makeagame/viewgame.asp?id=6259#a

http://www.englishexercises.org/makeagame/viewgame.asp?id=6851
Reference Websites
https://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/owlprint/594/
https://voxy.com/blog/index.php/2012/10/prepositions-of-time-place-and-location/
http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/prepositions.htm
http://www.eslgold.com/grammar/in_on_at.html
http://reallifeglobal.com/prepositions-made-easy-in-on-and-at/
Pay Attention
next
week, year, month etc
last
night, year etc
this
morning, month etc
every
day, night, year etc
today, tomorrow, yesterday
Don't use "
At - On - In"
when we use the expressions
last - next - every - this - tomorrow today - yesterday
I saw him
last
night.
Quiz
1. My uncle is arriving _____ November 25 _____ 7 o'clock _____ the evening.

2. It snows here every year _____ December. We always go outside and play in the snow _____ Christmas day.

3. Our boss is leaving _____ Friday _____ noon.

4. Normally, _____ New Year's Eve, it's tradition to kiss the one you love _____ midnight.

5. Don't be ridiculous; there were no telephones _____ the seventeenth century! The telephone was invented _____ the 1870s.

6. The train leaves _____ tomorrow _____ 8:00 AM.

7. Her father was _____ the hospital for two weeks after his motorcycle accident _____ the freeway _____ 2013.

8. You can buy stamps _____ the post office _____ Alvarado-Niles Street.

9. The conference was held _____ Marriot Hotel _____ San Francisco, a big city _____ California.

10. If you want anything to eat, there is a freshly baked chocolate cake _____ the table _____ the kitchen.
Answers
1. My uncle is arriving
on
November 25
at
7 o'clock
in
the evening.

2. It snows here every year
in
December. We always go outside and play in the snow
on
Christmas day.

3. Our boss is leaving
on
Friday
at
noon.

4. Normally,
on
New Year's Eve, it's tradition to kiss the one you love
at
midnight.

5. Don't be ridiculous; there were no telephones
in
the seventeenth century! The telephone was invented
in
the 1870s.

6. The train leaves __
X
___ tomorrow
at
8:00 AM.

7. Her father was
in
the hospital for two weeks after his motorcycle accident
on
the freeway
in
2013.

8. You can buy stamps
at
the post office
on
Alvarado-Niles Street.

9. The conference was held
at
Marriot Hotel
in
San Francisco, a big city
in
California.

10. If you want anything to eat, there is a freshly baked chocolate cake
on
the table
in
the kitchen.
Alameda County
in
California
Very specific - Smallest
More specific - Smaller
General - Bigger
The cake and cup of tea are

on
the table.
in
the night
I saw him
at

last
night.
Complete the sentence with the correct preposition: at, on, or in
Our 183RW Class is
on
Tuesday and Thursday.
Ohlone College Newark Center is
on
Cherry street.
On
Mowry Avenue
at
39399 Cherry Street, Newark, CA 94560.
in
class
in
Europe
He was born
in

1853
.
His paintings are the most expensive paintings
in
the 20th & 21st century
.
Van Gogh was born
in
March
.
He painted over 900 paintings
in
the 1880s
(1880-1890).
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