Grammar Patterns

at N

The 'party' group

These nouns refer to events.
I was not at the meeting so I couldn't defend myself.
I do cry at the movies - I'm a very sensitive person.
They met at a party in 2014 when she was Fashion Editor.
I was best man at his wedding, and we see a great deal of each other.
  • at the movies
  • at the races
  • The following are used as normal count nouns.
  • ball
  • banquet
  • barbecue
  • ceremony
  • concert
  • conference
  • dinner party
  • festival
  • funeral
  • hearing
  • match
  • matinee
  • meeting
  • news conference
  • party
  • press conference
  • rally
  • reception
  • summit
  • talks
  • trial
  • wedding
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