Russian word of the day: Вчера

Sep 24, 2018

How to say 

"Yesterday" in Russian

вчера́

fchee-rá

Adverb

yesterday

Examples

  • Он верну́лся вчера́.

    on veer-núl-sya fchee-rá

    He came back yesterday.

  • Вчера́ ве́чером мне позвони́л Ко́стя.

    fchee-rá vyé-chee-ram mnye paz-va-néel Kós-tya

    Yesterday evening Kostya called me.

Additional examples

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

  • По́сле вчера́шней вечери́нки мы проспа́ли до ча́су дня.

    pós-lye vchye-rásh-nyeî vye-chye-réen-kee my pra-spá-lee da chá-su dnya

    After yesterday's party, we slept until one in the afternoon.

  • Вчера́ мы собра́ли грибо́в приме́рно в полтора́ ра́за бо́льше, чем сего́дня.

    fchee-rá my sab-rá-lee gree-bóf pree-myér-na f pal-ta-rá rá-za ból'-she chem see-vód-nya

    Yesterday we gathered about one and a half times more mushrooms than today.

  • Вчера́ у них родила́сь до́чка.

    vchye-rá u neeh ra-dée-lás' dóch-ka

    Yesterday they had a daughter.

  • Ты почему́ не пришла́ вчера́? - Я проспала́.

    ty pa-chee-mú nye preesh-lá vchee-rá? - ya pra-spa-lá

    Why did not you come yesterday? - I overslept.

  • По́сле вчера́шнего мы потеря́ли к нему́ дове́рие.

    pós-lye vchee-rásh-nee-va my pa-tee-ryá-lee k nee-mú da-vyé-ree-ye

    After yesterday's events we lost confidence in him.

  • Я погла́дила вчера́ все твои́ руба́шки.

    ya pa-glá-dee-la fchee-rá fsye tva-ée ru-básh-kee

    I ironed all your shirts yesterday.

  • Мы вчера́ реа́льно оплоша́ли.

    my fchee-rá ree-ál'-na ap-la-shá-lee

    We really blundered yesterday.

  • Во ско́лько ты вчера́ лёг спать?

    va skól'-ka ty fchee-rá lyok spat'

    What time did you go to bed yesterday?

  • Вчера́шний град поби́л маши́ны и повали́л дере́вья.

    fchee-rásh-neeî grat pa-béel ma-shée-ny ee pa-va-léel dee-ryév'-ya

    Yesterday's hail beat cars and brought down trees.

  • Зря ты вчера́ не пришёл, бы́ло ве́село.

    zrya ty fchee-rá nye pree-shól, bý-la vyé-see-la

    You missed out not coming yesterday, it was fun.

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Related words and phrases

тому́ наза́д [ta-mú na-zát] Phrase
ago
ны́нче [nýn-che] Adjective , variation - "ны́не"
today, nowadays
вре́мя [vryé-mya] Noun , neuter
time
високо́сный год [vee-sa-kós-nyî got] Phrase
leap year

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