Annie was born a few weeks before Christmas...
Before World War II, women were not recruited as intelligence officers...
My husband rarely comes to bed before 2 or 3am.
He spent his early life in Sri Lanka before moving to England...
Before leaving, he went into his office to fill in the daily time sheet.
The war had ended only a month or so before.
Before Gallacher could catch up with the ball, Nadlovu had beaten him to it.
I've been here before...
I had met Professor Lown before...
She had never been to Italy before.
It was some time before the door opened in response to his ring.
There was additional work to be done before all the troops would be ready.
They drove through a tall iron gate and stopped before a large white villa.
The turn is about two kilometres before the roundabout.
The Governor will appear before the committee next Tuesday.
The game followed a colourful opening ceremony before a crowd of seventy-four thousand.
Everyone in the room knew it was the single hardest task before them...
I saw before me an idyllic life.
Her husband, her children, and the Church came before her needs.
近义词: ahead,in front