Prepositions of time

Do you know when we use IN, ON or AT to talk about time?


We use IN with: years, decades, months, seasons, centuries, parts of the day (except night) and periods of time (dentro de)


I was born in 1975.


My birthday is in March.


I love going skiing in the winter.


I´ll be ready in ten minutes!


 We use ON with: days of the week, dates and special days


I´m going on holiday on Saturday.


My son was born on 10th February, 2010.


Do you usually visit family on Christmas Eve?


 We use AT with: times of day, mealtimes, holiday periods and night, the moment and the weekend


I start work at 8am.


Call me at lunchtime – I´m busy now.


What are you doing at the weekend?


I always visit my family at Christmas and at Easter.


You can practise prepositions of time in Module 1 Unit 4B on this app!