Russian word of the day: Прошлое

May 05, 2018

How to say 

"Past" in Russian

про́шлое

prósh-la-ye

Noun , neuter

past

Examples

  • Про́шлого не вернёшь.

    prósh-la-va nye veer-nyósh

    The past can not be returned.

  • В недалёком про́шлом он был учи́телем.

    v nee-da-lyó-kam prósh-lam on byl u-chée-tee-lyem

    In the recent past he was a teacher.

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Additional examples

More Russian sentences with the words that contain "прошл".

  • Как прошли́ выходны́е? - Да так себе́.

    kak prash-lée vy-had-ný-ye? da tak see-byé

    How was your weekend? - So-so.

  • Пре́дки его́ обрусе́ли ещё в про́шлом ве́ке.

    pryét-kee ee-vó ab-ru-syé-lee ee-schó f prósh-lam vyé-kye

    His ancestors became Russified in the last century.

  • На про́шлой неде́ле мы лета́ли в Ни́ццу.

    na prósh-laî nee-dyé-lye my lee-tá-lee v née-tsu

    Last week we flew to Nice.

  • Пе́рвая неде́ля о́тпуска, как ка́жется, прошла́ на одно́м дыха́нии.

    pyér-va-ya nee-dyé-lya ót-pus-ka, kak ká-zhee-tsa, prash-lá na ad-nóm dy-há-nee-ee

    The first week of vacation seems to have passed in one breath.

  • Они́ пожени́лись на про́шлой неде́ле.

    a-née pa-zhee-née-lees' na prósh-laî nee-dyé-lye

    They got married last week.

Related words and phrases

вре́мя [vryé-mya] Noun
time
давно́ [dav-nó] Adverb
a long time ago
сего́дня [see-vód-nya] Adverb
today
вчера́ [fchee-rá] Adverb
yesterday
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