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    Default The moment/ At the moment

    Happy new year, everyone! (...maybe it's a little too late.)

    I'd like to ask a question about the sentences below.

    1. The moment the soccer game started, it began to rain.
    2. At the moment the soccer game started, it began to rain.

    Which is better in this case, the moment or at the moment or both?

    Thank you

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    Smile Re: The moment/ At the moment

    Quote Originally Posted by optimistic pessimist View Post
    Happy new year, everyone! (...maybe it's a little too late.)

    I'd like to ask a question about the sentences below.

    1. The moment the soccer game started, it began to rain.
    2. At the moment the soccer game started, it began to rain.

    Which is better in this case, the moment or at the moment or both?

    Thank you

    OP
    It's #1 that is better, and means as soon as.

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