Adjective(1) gone by; or in the past
Adverb(1) in the past
(1) two years ago his parents moved house(2) It was like a minute ago that I talked to Natalie and now I am on my way in my Jaguar to get her.(3) She had beaten off the disease five years ago after a melanoma had been found on her leg.(4) They talk about it less now than they did a week ago , but the spectre of it is omnipresent.(5) he was here a while ago(6) His brother died of a heart attack a year ago and his father has had three attacks this year.(7) he went five minutes ago(8) she returned not long ago(9) as long ago as 1942(10) Do you ever sit back and think, five or six years ago this would have been a fairytale?(11) Two days ago he went into the group's head office for the last time to clear his desk.(12) Ok, so they probably set it up to do this ages ago, but I gave up trying quite a while ago .(13) Ten years ago was the worse year of my life. It was a year when nothing seemed to go right.(14) There was a time, and it is only a couple of years ago , when all this would seem surreal.(15) Thank you to those of you who have been asking about my hospital visit a couple of weeks ago .(16) The owner decided to give it a trial when he got rid of his previous cab a week or two ago .
1. in the past ::
in die verlede
2. before ::
4. back ::
5. since ::
7. heretofore ::
gister en eergister
Different Formsago, imago, imagoes
Word Example from TV Shows
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Well, we just did it
three weeks AGO.
The Big Bang Theory Season 12, Episode 15
Wolowitz sent his in
two days AGO.
The Big Bang Theory Season 7, Episode 12
A week AGO you talked like
you were all ready to hang it up.
Breaking Bad Season 2, Episode 11
17 years AGO
Game of Thrones Season 1, Episode 2
Moments AGO, he accepted my request.
Do you understand what that means?
The Big Bang Theory Season 6, Episode 6
English to Afrikaans Dictionary: ago
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