Closed 5 years ago.
Bạn đang xem: Phrases
In the morning of 19 April năm 2016, Taliban militants attacked a security team.
On the morning of 19 April năm 2016, Taliban militants attacked a security team .
"on" is the correct preposition & "in" is the incorrect one for this case.
"The morning of" functions as an adjectival phrase clarifying the specific time and date "on 19 April 2016". "On" is used because it belongs khổng lồ the date here, specific part of the day.
The normal language constructions would be:on + date (with the year or without it) or day of the weekin + morning, afternoon, evening (in the morning, in the evening)
But, when we talk about a specific morning, afternoon, or when we describe the part of the day it should be used with on:on the morning of
You can"t say "I will see you on the morning" - it"s incorrect.
Xem thêm: Download Acdsee Photo Studio Ultimate 2019 Full Build 12, Acdsee Photo Studio Professional 2021 V14
here"s the proof: http://dictionary.cambridge.org/grammar/british-grammar/at-on-and-in-time
In or on?
We use in with morning, afternoon, evening and night, but we use on when we talk about a specific morning, afternoon, etc., or when we describe the part of the day.
Improve this answer
edited Jun 15 "trăng tròn at 7:40
answered Apr 21 "16 at 11:51
41344 silver badges1111 bronze badges
Add a phản hồi |
Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged phrases compound-adjectives or ask your own question.
Featured on Meta
What date range is being referred to when someone says date is in the first week of month?
Does the phrase "out of one's mind" mean beyond one's average màn chơi in this sentence?
Achilles' heel or achilles heel? - Is it proper to lowercase the usage
What is the meaning of "April smile?"
heroestruyenky.vn Equivalent of phrase "Whose face did you see in the morning?"
Time in the morning for breakfast/time for breakfast in the morning?
Hot Network Questions more hot questions
heroestruyenky.vn Language & Usage
Stachồng Exchange Network
site thiết kế / biệu tượng công ty © 2021 Stachồng Exchange Inc; user contributions licensed under cc by-sa. rev2021.9.17.40238