time of darkness between sunset and sunrise
"I had a restless night"
"three nights later he collapsed"
"it vanished into the night"
"they worked from morning to night"
"he watched television every night"
Evening must usher night.
Her eyelashes, though dark as night, were tinged.
The sable Throne behold Of Night primaeval and of Chaos old.
误 I went to bed at ten yesterday night.
正 I went to bed at ten last night.
析 “昨晚”在英语习惯上说last night。表示“昨天早上,昨天下午”,则说yesterday morning, yesterday afternoon。“昨天傍晚”可说yesterday evening也可说last evening。
误 It was getting dark and it would be soon the night.
正 It was getting dark and it would be soon night.
误 The wind blew harder at the night.
正 The wind blew harder at night.
误 He often writes his novels at the night.
正 He often writes his novels at night.
析 at night表示“在夜里”, night前不带定冠词。
误 He came in Sunday night.
正 He came on Sunday night.