Random words: ПОРА

The word for today is ПОРА (Read like ПАРА. Why? See this post.) It means “It’s time (to)…”. Usually used with infinitives or with directions (prepositions НА or В + noun in Accusative case).

Пора работать! – It’s time to work! Пора на работу! – It’s time (to go) to work!

Пора домой! – It’s time (to go) home!  Пора в университет! – It’s time (to go) to university!


Work is a place where in the morning I want to eat, after lunch to sleep and (there’s) always a feeling that it’s time to go home!

Also, in poems it can mean “time, period” and be used as a noun: осенняя пора (“autumn time”).

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