Results 1 to 2 of 2
    • Member Info
      • Native Language:
      • Armenian
      • Home Country:
      • Armenia
      • Current Location:
      • Armenia

    • Join Date: Apr 2014
    • Posts: 251
    #1

    It is now within a few days of three years

    Hi everybody. Can anybody explain what the underlined expression means: "It is now within a few days of three years since what I am going to tell you occurred."

  1. Raymott's Avatar
    • Member Info
      • Native Language:
      • English
      • Home Country:
      • Australia
      • Current Location:
      • Australia

    • Join Date: Jun 2008
    • Posts: 24,091
    #2

    Re: It is now within a few days of three years

    "The event that I'm going to tell you about occurred exactly three years ago - give or take a few days."

Similar Threads

  1. Replies: 1
    Last Post: 21-Aug-2014, 07:04
  2. Replies: 1
    Last Post: 08-Apr-2012, 05:52
  3. [Grammar] few days ago or few days back
    By anupumh in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 7
    Last Post: 16-Sep-2009, 11:24
  4. [Grammar] ...years/days/hours later
    By Snappy in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 05-May-2009, 16:02
  5. In x years/days/etc time
    By gorilla in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 25-Jan-2006, 04:45

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •