What is the difference between Ago and Before?




What is the difference between Ago and Before? :


Ago :

(
1 ) This is used to indicate time measured back to a point in the past. It is always placed after the word or words it modifies and used with the simple past tense.

The train left a few minutes ago.

His brother died five years ago.

How long ago was it that you last saw her?


Before :

(
1 ) Already – at an earlier time

I have seen that film before.

You should have told me so before. (Here BEFORE has been used as an adverb.)











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