At

Used for a particular time

Example:

I will see you at 10:30

 

On

Used for a particular day

Example :

I will see you on Sunday

 

In

Used for a particular Year/Month

Example:

I will see you  in 2020

I will see you in March

 

During

Used for a particular period of time

Example:

I will see you during Summer Vacations

 

From and To

Between 2 particular dates

Example :

I will see you from 10 May to 13 May

 

Since

Starting from a particular time

Example :

I know you since 2017

 

For 

Counting of number of years or month

Example :

I have known him for 10 years


Questions

I was born .... a Sunday

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I was born .... 1993

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I was born ..... winters

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I was born ........ 3 January 1993

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I was born ..... 4 am

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I stayed in hospital .... 3 January .... 7 January

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I was brought home ...... 8 January

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India got independence ...... 15 August 1947

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We have lots of holidays ...... August

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No one works ..... Christmas Eve

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No one works ....... Christmas Holidays

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I am teaching students ....... 2014

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I am teaching students ...... the last 3 years

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CA Maninder Singh is a Chartered Accountant for the past 8 years and a teacher from the past 15 years. He teaches Spoken English, Written English, Grammar and Vocabulary at Englishtan.