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    Smile meaning

    It's nearly three weeks since I last saw her.
    What is the meaning of "last" here?


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    Re: meaning

    The last time I saw her was nearly three weeks ago.

    I saw her nearly three weeks ago, and I haven't seen her since.

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    Re: meaning

    Quote Originally Posted by daisy1352 View Post
    It's nearly three weeks since I last saw her.
    What is the meaning of "last" here?
    In that sentence "last" is an adverb meaning "most recently".

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