How often have you seen this type of statement?
The conference starts at 8:00 a.m. tomorrow morning.
The abbreviation a.m. stands for ante merdiem, which refers to the time of day between midnight and noon. In this case morning is unnecessary. Simply write:
The conference starts at 8:00 a.m. tomorrow.
In a similar manner, p.m. (post meridiem) refers to the afternoon. Do not include afternoon when you use the abbreviation.
If you found value in this post, could you do me a favor and share it with others? You may use any of the links below. Feel free to comment, as well. To contact me, send an email.
Follow me on Twitter.
Follow my Facebook page. (May need to log in.)
Connect with me on LinkedIn.
Please follow and like us: