Bedeutung von “before” im Essential American English Dictionary


conjunction us /bɪˈfɔr/

A2 earlier than the time when something happens:

He was a teacher before he became famous.

B1 in order to avoid something bad happening:

Put that stick down before you hurt someone!

B1 until:

It took a few moments before I realized that he was joking.

(Definition von “before conjunction” aus dem Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)