Which is the correct preposition?
- at evening
- on evening
- in the evening
Is this correct, and if so, which one:
He mailed me (on evening / in the evening / at evening).
How are prepositions used with time?
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In most cases you will use in the evening to refer to things in general. For instance:
I usually read a newspaper in the evening.
Charles enjoys a glass of wine in the evening.
In your case, I find it more appropriate to say:
He mailed me yesterday evening.
Yesterday evening, I received an e-mail from him.