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British English: /əˈɡəʊ/
American English: /əˈɡoʊ/


  • three weeks/two years ago
    il y a trois semaines/deux ans
    some time ago long ago
    il y a longtemps
    how long ago?
    il y a combien de temps?
    not long ago
    il y a peu de temps
    as long ago as 1986
    dès 1986, déjà en 1986
    they got married forty years ago today
    cela fait quarante ans aujourd'hui qu'ils sont mariés

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    (especially as a direction) very loud or loudly