在过去的英语表达为in the past/in the old days/in those days。例句：The group has been notoriously fickle in the past.这个团体在过去是出了名的善变。
He's had three accidents in the past fortnight.
The group has been notoriously fickle in the past.
The blogsphere has changed a lot in the past few years.
Two thirds of the region has been deforested in the past decade.
The way in which we work has undergone a complete transformation in the past decade.
He hopes to improve on his tally of three goals in the past nine games.
The proportion of the population who are over retirement age has grown tremendously in the past few years.
Women have become more assertive in the past decade.
A dozen inmates have absconded from the jail in the past year.
Business has been thriving in the past year. Long may it continue to do so.
Real wage costs have risen by 10% in the past year.
He has said he will make an apology to the whole of Asia for his country's past behaviour.
"I don't think a government has properly done it for about the past twenty-five years."—"I'd go along with that."
I was treated to a verbatim report of every conversation she's taken part in over the past week.
The media training industry has mushroomed over the past decade.
Her technique has improved a lot over the past season.
Most people think the queen has done a good job over the last 50 years.
The neglect that large cities like New York have received over the past 12 years is tremendous.
As the story unfolded throughout the past week, I experienced the gamut of emotions: shock, anger, sadness, disgust, confusion.
The last two weeks have seen a lot of talk about the future shape of Europe.
Wages have fallen by more than twenty percent during the past two months.
In past presidential elections, Missouri has been a barometer of the rest of the country.
What was the point in living in the past, thinking about what had or had not happened?
The number of juveniles in the general population has fallen by a fifth in the past 10 years.
Smaller companies' stocks generally have underperformed larger ones in the past several years.
More than 30 horses have been mutilated in the last nine months.
They've held the championship for the past two years.
Over the past three weeks, the storm clouds have gathered again over the government.
The gang members committed dozens of armed robberies over the past year.
Over the past forty years plastics have revolutionised the way we live.