In, at, on with time expression

Time expressions with at

  • specific times - at one o’clock / at 2:30pm
  • points of the day - at noon / at midday / at night / at midnight
  • points of the day when things happen - at breakfast / at dinner / at lunchtime
  • festivals and special days - at Easter, at Eid
  • weekend - at the weekend

Time expressions with on

  • specific dates - on 3rd May
  • specific days - on Christmas Day / on New Year’s Eve
  • days of the week - on Monday / on Mondays

Time expressions with in

  • parts of the day - in the morning / in the afternoon / in the evening
  • seasons - in spring / in summer / in autumn / in winter
  • years - in 1996