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English definition of “ago”

ago

adverb     /əˈɡəʊ/ US  /-ˈɡoʊ/
A2 back in time from the present : He left the house over an hour ago. The dinosaurs died out 65 million years ago. Long ago/A long time ago, there lived a girl called Cinderella .In the past Grammar:AgoThe adverb ago refers to a period of time that is completed and goes from a point in the past up to now. Ago follows expressions of time:
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