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It was a lovely starlit night.
It rained all night (long).
The parties usually take place at night.
Owls hunt by night.
Most nights Jan helps the kids with their homework.
Did you watch the game last night?
I came by to see her the other night.
I usually drink tea last thing at night (=just before I go to bed).
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