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Late can be an adjective or an adverb.
If you are late for something, you arrive after the time that was arranged.
You can also say that someone arrives late.
Don't say that someone 'arrives lately'.
You use lately to say that something has been happening since a short time ago.
recently newly lately
Recently and newly are both used to indicate that something happened only a short time ago. There is no difference in meaning, but newly can only be used with an '-ed' form, usually in front of a noun.
Recently can be used in several positions in a sentence.
You use ultimately to indicate that something is the final result of a series of events.
You also use ultimately when you are drawing attention to a basic fact about a situation.
You do not use ultimately to say that something has been happening since a short time ago. You do not say, for example, 'Ultimately I have been feeling rather unwell'. You say 'I have been feeling rather unwell lately'.
|Adv.||1.||lately - in the recent past; "he was in Paris recently"; "lately the rules have been enforced"; "as late as yesterday she was fine"; "feeling better of late"; "the spelling was first affected, but latterly the meaning also"|
lately[ˈleɪtlɪ] ADV → últimamente, recientemente
have you heard from her lately? → ¿has sabido algo de ella últimamente?
(up) until or till lately → hasta hace poco
it's only lately that → hace poco que ...
lately[ˈleɪtli] adv → ces derniers temps
I haven't seen him lately → Je ne l'ai pas vu ces derniers temps.
lately[ˈleɪtlɪ] adv → ultimamente, di recente, recentemente
till lately → fino a poco or non molto tempo fa