VERBS be, feel, seem I don't know what the time is, but it feels quite late. | make sb
ADV. extremely, really, very | a bit, fairly, a little, quite, rather, relatively
PREP. for I'm late for work. | in He took up music late in life. | with He was now three weeks late with his rent.
PHRASES an hour, ten minutes, etc. late The train was 45 minutes late. | leave it a bit/rather/very late You've left it a bit late to start your homework, haven't you?