1. 〔先日〕the other day; 〔最近〕recently, lately; 〔少し前に〕a short time ago
    • この間の晩,音楽会で彼に会った
    • I met him at a concert the other evening.
    • 彼からはついこの間手紙をもらいました
    • I had a letter from him only 「the other day [a few days ago].
    • この間まで病気をしていた
    • I was ill until quite recently.
    • この間の会合には出席しましたか
    • Did you attend [go to] the last meeting?
    • この間おじの家に身を寄せていた
    • During this period I stayed with my uncle.