Translation: from spanish

a week before

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  • week before last — …   Useful english dictionary

  • (the) week before — the day/week/weekend/etc before phrase the previous day week weekend etc She mentioned a TV programme she’d seen the night before. Thesaurus: at a specific time in the pastsynonym …   Useful english dictionary

  • (the) week before last — the day, week, month, etc. before ˈlast idiom the day, week, etc. just before the most recent one; two days, weeks, etc. ago • I haven t seen him since the summer before last. Main entry: ↑lastidiom …   Useful english dictionary

  • the week before last — …   Useful english dictionary

  • week — W1S1 [wi:k] n [: Old English; Origin: wicu] 1.) a period of seven days and nights, usually measured in Britain from Monday to Sunday and in the US from Sunday to Saturday once/twice/three times etc a week ▪ Letters were delivered twice a week… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • week — O.E. wice, from P.Gmc. *wikon (Cf. O.N. vika, O.Fris. wike, M.Du. weke, O.H.G. wecha, Ger. woche), probably originally with the sense of a turning or succession (Cf. Goth. wikon in the course of, O.N. vika sea mile, originally change of oar …   Etymology dictionary

  • before — be|fore1 W1S1 [bıˈfo: US ˈfo:r] conj 1.) earlier than a particular event or action ≠ ↑after ▪ Say goodbye before you go. ▪ I saw her a few days before she died. see usage note ↑ago 2.) so that something does not or cannot happen ▪ Put that money… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • before — be|fore [ bı fɔr ] function word *** Before can be used in the following ways: as a conjunction (connecting two clauses): Think carefully before you choose. as a preposition (followed by a noun): We ll finish the project before Christmas. as an… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • before — 1 conjunction 1 earlier than the time when something happens: Say goodbye before you go. | It will be sometime before we know the full results. 2 so that something bad does not happen: Put that money somewhere safe before it gets stolen. | That… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • before */*/*/ — UK [bɪˈfɔː(r)] / US [bɪˈfɔr] adverb, conjunction, preposition Summary: Before can be used in the following ways: as a conjunction (connecting two clauses): Think carefully before you choose. as a preposition (followed by a noun): We moved to… …   English dictionary

  • week — [[t]wi͟ːk[/t]] ♦ weeks 1) N COUNT A week is a period of seven days. Some people consider that a week starts on Monday and ends on Sunday. I had a letter from my mother last week... This has been on my mind all week... I know a wonderful… …   English dictionary


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