That night or On that night? i have problems with the preposition...
That night, all of them were very happy.
On that night, all of them were very happy.
which one is correct
Mar 14, 2010 4:22 PM
Answers · 1
Both are correct.
The word "on" focuses attention on that night as a special event.
In the first sentence, they were happy for some reason. In the second, it's likely that there was some feature of that night that made them happy.