4 past /ˈpæst/ Brit /ˈpɑːst/ adverb
Learner's definition of PAST: to and beyond a certain point or time
He drove past [=by] slowly so we could look at the house.
A deer ran past.
Several weeks went past before we heard from her.
2 future /ˈfjuːtʃɚ/ adjective
always used before a noun
1: coming after the present time: existing in the future
We cannot predict future events.
Future generations will benefit from this research.
You should keep these instructions for future reference. [=so that you can refer to them when you need to in the future]
2 — used to say what someone or something will be
He met his future wife [=the woman who would become his wife] at college.
the country's future king
Mastered by Mochipet
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