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There was a fight among two boys.
There was a fight between two boys.
Divide the apple between you three.
Divide the apple among you three.

Use between for two only. Use among for more than two.

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Ian's been ill since last Friday.
Ian's been ill from last Friday.

Place the preposition since before words or phrases denoting a point in time: since Monday, since yesterday, since eight o'clock, since Christmas. When we use since, the verb is usually in the present perfect tense, but it may be in the past perfect: I was glad to see Tom. I hadn't seen him since last Christmas.

From can also denote a point in time, but it must be followed by to or till: He works from eight o'clock till one o'clock without a break.

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I have other books except these.
I have other books besides these
Also possible:
I have other books as well as these

Except means to leave out: Everyone was present except John.

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We walked till the river and back.
We walked to the river and back.
I'll stay here to next month.
I'll stay here till next month.

Use to with distance, and till (until) with time.

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My uncle will arrive at Saturday.
My uncle will arrive on Saturday.
I usually get up on seven o'clock.
I usually get up at seven o'clock.
She goes for a walk at the afternoon.
She goes for a walk in the afternoon.

Use on with the days of the week or month: on Friday, on March 25, on New Year's Day. Use at with the exact time: at four o'clock, at dawn, at noon, at sunset, at midnight. Use in with a period of time: in April, in winter, in 1945, in the morning. Also at night and by day.

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