|before suomeksi||aiemmin, aikaisemmin, edessä, ennen|
: ux|en|I want this done before Monday.
*: Before this treatise can become of use, two points are necessary.
: ux|en|He stood before me.
: ux|en|We sat before the fire to warm ourselves.
*: His angel, who shall go / Before them in a cloud and pillar of fire.
*: He tried to persuade Cicely to stay away from the ball-room for a fourth dance....But she said she must go back, and when they joined the crowd again...she found her mother standing up before the seat on which she had sat all the evening searching anxiously for her with her eyes, and her father by her side.
: He performed before the troops in North Africa.
: He spoke before a joint session of Congress.
: ux|en|The case laid before the panel aroused nothing but ridicule.
*: If a suit be begun before an archdeacon...
*: The golden age...is before us.
: ux|en|In alphabetical order, "cat" comes before "dog", "canine" before feline".
: ux|en|An entrepreneur puts market share and profit before quality, an amateur intrinsic qualities before economical considerations.
*: He that cometh after me is preferred before me.
*: The eldest son is before the younger in succession.
: ux|en|Ive never done this before.
*: When people call this beast to mind,
They marvel more and more
At such a smallcaps|little tail behind,
So LARGE a trunk before.