What is the Difference in these English Greetings?
Good morning, Good afternoon, Good evening, Good night
Definition of GOOD MORNING
Good morning = HELLO
Use this before noon.
Definition of GOOD AFTERNOON
Use this from noon until approximately 5:00 p.m.
Definition of GOOD EVENING
Use this from approximately 5:00 p.m. to midnight.
Definition of GOOD NIGHT
Use this from approximately 4:00 p.m. on.
This is used when:
– you leave work at the end of the workday,
– you go to bed at night (you say this to the members of your household), or
– you part with others in the evening.
Note: When you say, “Have a good morning,” (or afternoon, or evening) it means Goodbye.