Which is the correct sentence?

We don’t travel during at night.

We don’t travel at night.

11 Answers

  • 1 month ago

    Among the given sentences, the correct one is 'We don't travel at night.' By eliminating "at" from the Ist sentence, it can be made correct.

  • 1 month ago

    The two correct sentences would be we don't travel at night or we don't travel during the night.

  • 1 month ago

    You have a choice:

    We don't travel at night.

    We don't travel during the night.

  • Vivian
    Lv 4
    1 month ago

    "We don’t travel during at night. " would not need "at", while the word "night" have "times" after: "We don't travel during nighttimes." Also, "any" should be before "nighttimes": "We don't travel during any nighttimes."

    "We don’t travel at night." is correct.

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  • 1 month ago

    the word pair "during at" is not correct.  It ought to be either "during (the) night" or "at night".  It is generally the case that duplication of prepositions in such a way is not correct. You should be meaning on, or the other, but rarely would both be useful and meaningful.  during is in conflict with at, in this situation.

  • 2 months ago

    We don’t travel at night.

  • 2 months ago

    You don't generally use two prepositions together.

    As I have told you repeatedly, preposition usage in English is idiomatic- not rule driven. The best way to learn the usages is by reading. 

  • RP
    Lv 7
    2 months ago

    The second is correct. Using during and at together, creates a redundancy. Either word alone would suffice.

  • 2 months ago

    Second sentence.  First one has a contradiction in terms:  Between "during" and "at".

  • 2 months ago

    The first should read "during the" not "during at".

    If that change is made then either sentence is O.K.   

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