German Word: erst
English Meaning: 1. first 2. not until 3. as recently as 4. only

Word Forms: ersten, erster, erstes

Example Sentences:

Die neue Single dieses Sängers landete sofort auf dem ersten Platz.
The new single of this singer immediately reached the top position.
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Wir kamen erst um Mitternacht nach Hause.
We didn't return home until midnight.
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Die Situation wurde erst mit Hilfe von Verstärkung gemeistert.
The situation was only mastered with the help of reinforcements.
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Am ersten Weihnachtstag essen wir immer Gans zu Mittag.
On Christmas Day, we always have goose for lunch.
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Du musst dich erst einloggen.
You have to log in first.
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Das habe ich erst gestern erfahren.
I only found out yesterday.
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Ich kann erst dann gehen, wenn ich meine Hausaufgaben gemacht habe.
I can't leave till I've finished my homework.
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