One-Point English Lesson: In vs. At for Events

MIchael Grammar

Be careful of this common mistake in English.

We use AT before an event, especially events in which a group of people gather:

  • We had a great time at the party last week.
  • I met my cousin at a concert on Sunday.
  • I think everyone learned a lot at the conference.

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