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单词释义
adv.(与动词简单过去时连用)以前
其他怎么记补充/纠错
谐音记忆恶狗 → 以前是个恶狗,我被咬的遍体鳞伤
对比记忆 / 类比记忆 / 形近词记忆
ago / ego / dago / Lego / logo / sago
ago ad.(常和一般过去时的动词连用)以前,…前
ego …………
辨析记忆
ago / before
这两个副词均含“……以前”之意。
ago → 指从现在起往前推算一段时间,始终置于所修饰的词之后,与一般过去时连用。
before → 或指从过去某一时间起向前推算的若干时间的以前,通常与过去完成时连用;或泛指以前,并不具体指若干时间以前,可使用现在完成的或过去时;还可指从将来某一时间起的若干时间以前。
词组和短语补充/纠错
long long ago 很久以前
long ago 很久以前
a long time ago 很久以前
up until a few decades ago 直到几十年前
a few days ago 几天前
a moment ago 刚才
20 years ago 20年前
as long ago as 很久以前
two decades ago 二十年前
disappeared millions of years ago 数百万年前消失了
twenty years ago tonight 二十年前的今晚
not long ago 不久前
单词例句
That was a year ago.
那是一年之前。
I went there 3 years ago.
三年前我去过。
考试真题例句(机器翻译仅供参考)

四级Should a woman who possessed a small amount of drugs years ago be permanently unable to be licensed as a nurse?

多年前拥有少量药物的女性是否应该永久无法获得护士执照?

高考I last saw him a few months ago.

我上次见到他是几个月前。

高考Years ago, I was asked to write 102 essays on the great ideas of some famous authors.

几年前,我被要求就一些著名作家的伟大思想写102篇文章。

考研In the third quarter, CEO turnover was down 23% from a year ago as nervous boards stuck with the leaders they had, according to Liberum Research.

根据Liberum Research的数据,第三季度,CEO的更替率比一年前下降了23%,这是因为紧张的董事会与他们所拥有的领导者纠缠在一起。

高考It was made around 40 years ago.

它是大约40年前制造的。

考研A couple of Christmases ago, my youngest stepdaughter, who was 9 years old at the time, got a Superman T-shirt for Christmas.

几年前的圣诞节,我最小的继女,当时9岁,在圣诞节得到了一件超人T恤。

高考My goal was to lose 150 pounds in one year and raise $50,000 in support of a movement founded 30 years ago to end hunger.

我的目标是在一年内减掉150磅,筹集5万美元,以支持30年前发起的消除饥饿运动。

六级When I re-entered the full-time workforce a few years ago after a decade of solitary self-employment, there was one thing I was looking forward to the most: the opportunity to have work friends once again.

几年前,在经历了十年的单独自营职业后,当我重新进入全职工作岗位时,有一件事是我最期待的:有机会再次结交工作上的朋友。

六级Let's face it, it wasn't too long ago that the idea of working from anywhere and at anytime was some form of a distant utopian dream,and yet now we can perform almost any office-based task from any location in the world as long as we have access to the in

让我们面对现实吧,就在不久前,随时随地工作的想法还只是一个遥远的乌托邦梦想的一种形式,而现在我们可以在世界上任何地方执行几乎任何基于办公室的任务,只要我们能够访问in

四级He lost his mother two weeks ago

他两周前失去了母亲

高考A year ago, when I was awaiting to hear the results of my college applications, I often went to websites for some type of insider look on what college would be like.

一年前,当我在等待我的大学申请结果时,我经常去一些网站了解大学会是什么样子。

考研Even in traditional offices, "the lingua franca of corporate America has gotten much more emotional and much more right-brained than it was 20 years ago," said Harvard Business School professor Nancy Koehn.

哈佛商学院教授南希·科恩(Nancy Koehn)说,即使在传统的办公室,“美国企业界的通用语也比20年前更加情绪化、更加右脑。”。

四级Several years ago, she became interested in eggs and learned the traditional Ukrainian technique to draw her very modern characters.

几年前,她开始对鸡蛋感兴趣,并学习了传统的乌克兰技巧来画她非常现代的人物。

四级Most roads, bridges, transit, water systems, the electric grid, and communications networks were installed 50 to 100 years ago, and they are largely taken for granted until they fail.

大多数道路、桥梁、交通、供水系统、电网和通信网络都是50至100年前安装的,在出现故障之前,它们基本上被视为理所当然。

考研A century ago, the immigrants from across the Atlantic included settlers and sojourners.

一个世纪前,来自大西洋彼岸的移民包括定居者和旅居者。

四级While the public sees greater workplace equality between men and women now than it did 20-30 years ago, most believe more change is needed.

虽然公众认为,与20-30年前相比,现在的男女在工作场所更加平等,但大多数人认为需要进行更多的改革。

四级What Barth wrote decades ago is even truer today.

巴思几十年前写的东西在今天更加真实。

考研A century ago Octavia Hill launched the National Trust not to rescue stylish houses but to save“the beauty of natural places for everyone forever”.

一个世纪前,奥克塔维亚·希尔成立了国家信托基金会,目的不是拯救时髦的房屋,而是“为每个人永远保存自然之美”。

六级Twenty years ago, the Urban Land Institute defined the two types of cities that dominated the US landscape: smaller cities that operated around standard 9-5 business hours and large metropolitan areas that ran all 24 hours of the day.

20年前,城市土地研究所(Urban Land Institute)定义了主导美国景观的两类城市:大约9-5个工作小时的小城市和全天24小时运行的大城市。

高考Fifteen years ago, I took a summer vacation in lecce in southern italy.

15年前,我在意大利南部的莱切度暑假。

四级About 15 years ago, I was invited to join a knitting group.

大约15年前,我被邀请加入一个针织团体。

高考Three weeks ago, I witnessed a small near-disaster a few miles west of here.

三周前,我目睹了在这里以西几英里处发生的一场小灾难。

四级But the word "gamification" and the widespread, conscious application of the concept only began in earnest about five years ago, Werbach says.

但是Werbach说,“游戏化”这个词和这个概念的广泛、有意识的应用直到大约五年前才真正开始。

六级He was kidnapped eight months ago.

他八个月前被绑架了。

四级But in his short lifetime, which ended exactly 184 years ago today, he would forever revolutionize French gourmet food (美食), write best-selling cook books and think up magical dishes for royals and other important people.

但在他184年前结束的短暂一生中,他将永远改变法国美食(美食), 为皇室成员和其他重要人物撰写畅销烹饪书籍,并想出神奇的菜肴。

高考I go back years ago, when we lived in a three-room house, when we got up before daylight and worked till after dark to make ends meet.

我回到几年前,那时我们住在一间三居室的房子里,我们在天亮之前起床,一直工作到天黑,以维持收支平衡。

六级And if you suspected that the workplace had gotten more stressful than it was just a few decades ago, you're right.

如果你怀疑工作场所的压力比几十年前更大,你是对的。

考研Now the nation's top patent court appears completely ready to scale back on business-method patents, which have been controversial ever since they were first authorized I0 years ago.

现在,国家最高专利法院似乎完全准备缩减商业方法专利,自10年前首次授权以来,商业方法专利一直备受争议。

高考Up to two children under ago five may travel free with a paying customer.

最多两名五岁以下儿童可以与付费客户免费旅行。

四级In fact, there is almost no hard evidence for midlife crisis other than a few small pilot studies conducted decades ago, Barbara Hagerty writes in her new book, Life Reimagined.

事实上,除了几十年前进行的几项小型试点研究外,几乎没有确凿的证据证明中年危机,芭芭拉·哈格蒂在她的新书《重新想象生活》中写道。

六级What we see today is the product of evolutionary events resulting from the dispersal of a few human populations out of Africa around 60, 000 to 70, 000 years ago.

我们今天看到的是大约6万到7万年前少数人类从非洲散居所导致的进化事件的产物。

四级The federal Head Start program, launched 50 years ago, has served more than 30 million children.

50年前启动的联邦领先计划已经为3000多万儿童提供了服务。

四级More than 1,000 years ago, they made three important geographical discoveries.

1000多年前,他们取得了三项重要的地理发现。

考研Ellen Marram quit as chief of Tropicana a decade ago, saying she wanted to be a CEO.

埃伦·马拉姆十年前辞去了Tropicana首席执行官的职务,说她想成为一名首席执行官。

四级When Ted Komada started teaching 14 years ago at killip elementary, he didn't know how to manage a classroom and was struggling to connect with students.

14年前,当Ted Komada开始在killip小学教书时,他不知道如何管理教室,并努力与学生沟通。

高考The last time we met them was at our wedding three years ago.

我们最后一次见到他们是在三年前的婚礼上。

六级There was a time not long ago when new science Ph.

不久前,新科学博士。

六级Gregg Rosen lost his job as a sales nearly three years ago and is still unemployed.

格雷格·罗森(Gregg Rosen)在近三年前失去了销售部的工作,现在仍然失业。

高考Twenty-five years ago, there were hardly any education programs for environment.

25年前,几乎没有任何环境教育项目。

六级More than a decade ago, cognitive scientists John Bransford and Daniel Schwartz, both then at Vanderbilt University, found that what distinguished young adults from children was not the ability to retain facts or apply prior knowledge to a new situation but a quality they called preparation for future learning.

十多年前,当时就读于范德比尔特大学的认知科学家约翰·布兰斯福德(John Bransford)和丹尼尔·施瓦茨(Daniel Schwartz)发现,年轻人区别于儿童的不是保留事实或将先前知识应用于新环境的能力,而是他们称之为未来学习准备的素质。

六级This is more than twice the level of two decades ago.

这是20年前水平的两倍多。

高考I learned this lesson from an experience many years ago.

我从多年前的一次经历中吸取了这个教训。

高考Charles darwin, over 150 years ago, imagined a world far busier, noisier and more intimate (亲密的) than the world we can see and hear.

150多年前,查尔斯·达尔文(Charles darwin)设想了一个更加繁忙、喧闹和亲密的世界(亲密的) 比我们能看到和听到的世界还要多。

六级The graduation rate among 25- to 34-year-olds is no better than the rate for the 55- to 64-year-olds who were going to college more than 30 years ago.

25-34岁的人的毕业率并不比30多年前上大学的55-64岁的人高。

四级The amount of nicotine that's delivered in every cigarette is 10 percent higher than it was six years ago, which means that it's easier to get hooked and harder to quit.

与六年前相比,每支香烟中的尼古丁含量增加了10%,这意味着更容易上瘾,也更难戒烟。

高考Almost a month ago, he bought popular word game that used little pieces of wood with different letters on them.

大约一个月前,他买了一款流行的文字游戏,游戏中使用了一些小木片,上面有不同的字母。

四级Supermarkets offer more variety than ever, and there are over four times as many farmers' markets in the U.S. as there were 20 years ago.

超级市场的种类比以往任何时候都多,美国农贸市场的数量是20年前的四倍多。

考研There has been a kind of inflationary process at work: nowadays anyone applying for a research post has to have published twice the number of papers that would have been required for the same post only 10 years ago.

现在,任何申请研究职位的人都必须发表的论文数量是10年前同一职位所需论文数量的两倍。

六级nine decades ago, leading economists predicted that technological advances and rising productivity would mean that would be working a 15-hour week.

90年前,主要经济学家预测技术进步和生产率提高将意味着每周工作15小时。

六级I've been looking for a suitable place since I got here six months ago.

自从我六个月前来到这里以来,我一直在寻找一个合适的地方。

四级The Maker Movement is rediscovering learning by doing, which is Dewey's phrase from 100 years ago.

创客运动正在重新发现在做中学,这是杜威100年前的一句话。

四级Should a woman who possessed a small amount of drugs years ago be permanently unable to be licensed as a nurse?These laws are also counterproductive, since they make it harder for people with criminal records to find housing or land a job, two key factors that reduce backsliding.

几年前持有少量毒品的女性是否应该永久无法获得护士执照?这些法律也起到了反作用,因为它们使有犯罪记录的人更难找到住房或工作,这是减少倒退的两个关键因素。

考研Not long ago, with the country entering a recession and Japan at its pre-bubble peak.

不久前,随着日本经济进入衰退,日本正处于泡沫前的顶峰。

考研After bills, Tony has £60 a week to spend, £40 of which goes on food, but 10 years ago he was earning £130,000 a year working in corporate communications and eating at London's best restaurants at least twice a week.

在比尔之后,托尼£每周花60英镑,£其中40个用于食物,但10年前他还在挣钱£每年有13万人在公司通讯部工作,每周至少在伦敦最好的餐厅就餐两次。

四级We went there about ten years ago for our honeymoon.

大约十年前我们去那里度蜜月。

四级But the word gamification and the widespread, conscious application of the concept only began in earnest about five years ago, Werbach says.

但是沃巴赫说,游戏化这个词和这个概念的广泛、有意识的应用直到大约五年前才真正开始。

高考A son of immigrants, Chris stared learning English a little over three years ago.

克里斯是移民的儿子,三年多前开始学习英语。

考研Now the nation's top patent court appears completely ready to scale back on business-method patents, which have been controversial ever since they were first authorized 10 years ago.

现在,国家最高专利法院似乎完全准备缩减商业方法专利,自10年前首次授权以来,商业方法专利一直备受争议。

四级A message in a bottle sent out to sea by a New Hampshire man more than five decades ago was found 1500 miles away and has been returned to his daughter.

五十多年前,一位新罕布什尔州男子在1500英里外的一个瓶子里寄出了一条信息,并将其归还给了他的女儿。

高考Boy, news travels fast around here! I only got the orders a couple of hours ago.

天哪,这里的消息传得真快!我几个小时前才收到订单。

四级Peering into the future G) The sharing economy is a little like online shopping, which started in America 15 years ago

展望未来G)共享经济有点像15年前在美国开始的网上购物

六级I became aware of the trials of career-focused European woman a few years ago when I met a post-doctoral student from Germany who was then a visiting fellow at Johns Hopkins.

几年前,当我遇到一位来自德国的博士后学生,当时他是约翰·霍普金斯大学的客座研究员,我开始意识到对以职业为中心的欧洲女性的试验。

考研A century ago, few people regularly brushed their teeth multiple times a day.

一个世纪前,很少有人每天刷牙数次。

六级Even five years ago most people faced a choice.

甚至在五年前,大多数人都面临着选择。

高考I was able to buy it a little over a year ago because I had my relatives give me money for my birthday instead of clothes that wouldn't fit.

一年多前,我买了它,因为我的亲戚给了我生日礼物,而不是不合身的衣服。

高考If the copyright date of your current dictionary shows that it was published five or more years ago, consider investing in a more recent edition.

如果你的字典的版权日期显示它是在五年前出版的,请考虑投资一个更近的版本。

高考I got here a few days ago, on Saturday...oh, no, wait a minute...sorry, Friday, not Saturday.

我几天前到的,星期六……哦,不,等等……对不起,星期五,不是星期六。

考研When our ancestors were hunters and gatherers 10,000 years ago, they didn’t have time to wonder much about anything besides finding food.

一万年前,当我们的祖先是猎人和采集者时,除了寻找食物,他们没有时间对任何事情感到好奇。

高考He bought a smartphone a couple of months ago and he took it on our recent ski vacation to Colorado.

几个月前,他买了一部智能手机,在我们最近去科罗拉多州滑雪度假的时候带着它。

考研When this practice first started decades ago, it was usually limited to freshmen, to give them a second chance to take a class in their first year if they struggled in their transition to college-level courses.

几十年前,这种做法刚开始时,通常仅限于新生,如果他们在向大学课程过渡过程中遇到困难,他们可以在第一年获得第二次上课机会。

考研Thirty years ago, it would have been inconceivable to have imagined a ban on smoking in the workplace or in pubs, and yet that is what we have now.

三十年前,想象在工作场所或酒吧里禁止吸烟是不可想象的,然而这就是我们现在所拥有的。

高考Several years ago I received a letter from seventeen-year-old kerry, who described herself as a world-class fault-finder, almost always bothered by things.

几年前,我收到了一封来自17岁的克里的信,她自称是世界级的挑剔者,几乎总是被事情所困扰。

高考Thus humans who lived a million years ago, despite their big brains and sharp stone tools, lived in constant fear of meat-eating animals.

因此,生活在一百万年前的人类,尽管他们有着巨大的大脑和锋利的石器,却一直生活在对肉食动物的恐惧之中。

六级Writing was only invented 5,500 years ago

写作是5500年前才发明的

考研Two years ago, Rupert Murdoch's daughter, Elisabeth, spoke of the "unsettling dearth of integrity across so many of our institutions".

两年前,鲁珀特·默多克(Rupert Murdoch)的女儿伊丽莎白(Elisabeth)谈到“我们这么多机构中诚信缺失令人不安”。

高考Some language experts believe that 10000 years ago, when the world had just five to ten million people, they spoke perhaps 1200 languages between them.

一些语言专家认为,一万年前,当世界上只有五百万到一千万人口时,他们之间可能会说1200种语言。

高考Measles, which once killed 450 children each year and disabled even more, was nearly wiped out in the united states 14 years ago by the universal use of the MMR vaccine.

麻疹曾一度每年导致450名儿童死亡,甚至更多儿童致残。14年前,由于MMR疫苗的普遍使用,麻疹在美国几乎被消灭。

六级Our species originated around 200,000 years ago and underwent tremendous diversification culturally, technologically, linguistically, artistically for 130,000 years.

我们的物种起源于大约20万年前,经历了13万年的文化、技术、语言和艺术上的巨大变化。

四级She was injured in a car accident two weeks ago and still in critical condition.

她在两周前的一次车祸中受伤,目前情况危急。

高考Not so long ago, most people didn't know who Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce was going to become.

不久前,大多数人还不知道雪莉·安·弗雷泽·普赖斯会成为什么样的人。

六级Nearly a decade ago it was predicted that viewers of Friends, a popular situation comedy, would soon be able to purchase a sweater like Jennifer Aniston's with a few taps on their remote control.

近十年前,有人预测,《老友记》是一部颇受欢迎的情景喜剧,只要轻敲遥控器,观众很快就能买到詹妮弗·安妮斯顿的毛衣。

四级He owned a small retail business in Michigan years ago.

几年前,他在密歇根州拥有一家小型零售企业。

高考If anyone had told me three years ago that I would be spending most of my weekends camping.

如果三年前有人告诉我,我周末大部分时间都会去露营。

四级Barley was an unexpected find: the crop was domesticated in Western Eurasia and didn't become a staple food in central China until about 2,000 years ago, according to the researchers.

大麦是一个意外的发现:据研究人员称,大麦是在欧亚大陆西部驯化的,直到2000年前才成为中国中部的主食。

四级Barley was an unexpected find: the crop was domesticated in Western Eurasia and didn't become a staple food in central China until about 2,000 years ago, according to the researchers.Based on that timing, they indicate barley may have 34 arrived in the re

大麦是一个意外的发现:据研究人员称,这种作物是在欧亚大陆西部驯化的,直到大约2000年前才成为中国中部的主食。根据当时的时间,他们指出,大麦可能已经有34种进入了欧洲大陆

高考The same surveys also indicate that the rate of parental involvement is greater today than it was a generation ago.

同样的调查也表明,如今父母的参与率比上一代人更高。

四级The idea of gamification was practiced by some businesses more than a century ago.

游戏化的理念在一个多世纪前就被一些企业所实践。

四级"In fact, there is almost no hard evidence for midlife crisis other than a few small pilot studies conducted decades ago," Barbara Hagerty writes in her new book, life Reimagined.

“事实上,除了几十年前进行的几项小型试点研究外,几乎没有确凿的证据证明中年危机,”芭芭拉·哈格蒂在她的新书《生活重新想象》中写道。

六级Another influential feeder for advanced-math students is an online school called Art of Problem Solving, which began about 13 years ago and now has 15,000 users.

另一个对高等数学学生有影响力的反馈者是一个名为“问题解决艺术”的在线学校,它大约在13年前开始,现在有15000名用户。

考研This figure is now 830, 000 above its year ago level.

这个数字现在比一年前的水平高出83万。

考研In 2015, the US Forest Service for the first time spent more than half of its $5.5 billion annual budget fighting fires——nearly double the percentage it spent on such efforts 20 years ago.

2015年,美国林业局首次将其55亿美元年度预算的一半以上用于灭火,几乎是20年前的两倍。

六级Nearly a decade ago it was predicted that viewers of "Friends", a popular situation comedy, would soon be able to purchase a sweater like Jennifer Aniston's with a few taps on their remote control.

近十年前,有人预测,流行情景喜剧《老友记》的观众只需轻敲遥控器,很快就能买到詹妮弗·安妮斯顿的毛衣。

高考A tool developed just a couple of years ago by a young farmer, Jonathan Dysinger, in Tennessee, with a small loan from a local slow money group.

几年前,田纳西州的一位年轻农民乔纳森·迪辛格(Jonathan Dysinger)利用当地一家慢钱组织的小额贷款开发了一种工具。

高考The model T Ford was built at the piquette plant in Michigan a century ago, with the first rolling off the assembly line on september 27, 1908.

福特T型车于一个世纪前在密歇根州的皮奎特工厂制造,第一辆车于1908年9月27日下线。

考研Ten years ago on Monday, it was announced that the Games of the 30th Olympiad would be in London.

十年前的星期一,有人宣布第30届奥运会将在伦敦举行。

四级A new study finds that McDonald's posted its slowest drive-through times since this survey was first conducted 15 years ago.

一项新的研究发现,麦当劳发布了自15年前首次进行此项调查以来最慢的乘车时间。

六级More than 100 years ago, American sociologist W.

100多年前,美国社会学家W。

六级A decade ago, this island's ecosystem was in chaos.

十年前,这个岛屿的生态系统处于混乱之中。

高考It is a truly delightful place, which looks the same as it must have done 100 years ago with its winding streets and pretty cottages.

这真是一个令人愉快的地方,它看起来和100年前肯定是一样的,有蜿蜒的街道和漂亮的村舍。

考研Chances are, your headshots are seen much more often now than a decade or two ago.

很可能,你的头像现在比十年或二十年前更容易被看到。

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