Keywords: background, recent, recently
As a Noun
The kind of family you come from and the kind of education and work experience you have had. English = background.
The facts that explain what caused an event or situation. English = background.
As a Verb or Adjective
Of an event, to happen a short time ago in the past. English = (be) recent.
Used after time signs and/or at the beginning or end of sign sentences to place the time frame in the recent past. English = recently, just a while ago, just then.