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Explain: At a time and by a time.....
with examples, and deffinition or explanation.
English - Ms. Sue, Tuesday, October 13, 2009 at 12:12pm
At a time means that something is happening at a specific time.
At a time when everyone is angry, I try to be calm.
Children, please take only one piece of candy at a time.
People who worry about the future should take one day at a time.
The phrase by a time is not widely used. We might say, though,
By the time you read this the sun will have set.
- English - Writeacher, Tuesday, October 13, 2009 at 2:57pm