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    end of a month

    "The contract may be altered by giving two months' notice at the end of a/the month."

    If one is talking about any month, then "at the end of a month" should be correct. No? However, I cannot find any references for "at the end of a month" on the Internet. Is "at the end of the month" really correct?

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    Re: end of a month

    Try, "at month's end."

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    Re: end of a month

    "At the end of the month" is a common phrase. Many businesses perform certain accounting and other activities on a set schedule. It is "the" month because it is referring to a specific month, the present one.

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