先月

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  • (せん)(げつ)
    せんげつ (sengetsu)

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  • adverbial nountemporal noun
    last month
    • vorige maand, afgelopen maand, verleden maand, een maand geleden, ~ passato
      • le mois dernier
        • voriger Monat, letzter Monat, Vormonat
          • прошлый месяц
            • prejšnji mesec
              • el mes pasado

                Temporal nouns

                Temporal nouns to express Relative Time

                Time

                EnglishJapanese
                Hour
                Minute
                Second
                Half an hour
                Morning, AM
                Afternoon, PM

                Days

                EnglishJapanese
                Today
                Yesterday
                Tomorrow
                Day before yesterday
                Day after tomorrow
                Every day

                Weeks

                EnglishJapanese
                This week
                Last week
                Next week
                Week after next
                Every week

                Months

                EnglishJapanese
                This month
                Last month
                Next month
                Every month

                Years

                EnglishJapanese
                This year
                Last year
                Next year
                Every year

                Kanji in this word

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                • 6 strokes

                  before, ahead, previous, future, precedence

                • 4 strokes

                  month, moon

                Example sentences

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                • Japanese sentence

                  先月はほとんど雨が降らなかった。 

                  Sentence analysis
                  Translation

                  We had little rain last month.

                  В прошлом месяце у нас было мало дождей.

                  Tuvimos poca lluvia el mes pasado.


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