Column not found: 1054 Unknown column ‘MONTH(date)’ in ‘where clause’

i dont see what’s my problem here, im just trying to get the month and the year from a date column in my DB, i was already using this query and it was working and now its not i really dont understand. ( new to laravel)

heres my controller:

public function showMonth($month, $year)
        $workers = WorkerSalarie::all();

        $worker = WorkerSalarie::select('*')

        return view('', compact('month', 'year', 'workerss'));


and this is the error:

SQLSTATE[42S22]: Column not found: 1054 Unknown column 'MONTH(date)' in 'where clause' 
(SQL: select * from `worker_salaries` where `MONTH(date)` = 3 and 
`YEAR(date)` = 2021)


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Method 1

As shown here.

Since Laravel prepares the querys before excuting them, you can use the whereMonth and whereYear methods to tell Laravel to not escape your clauses:

Change this:


For this:

->whereMonth('date', '=', $month])
->whereYear('date', '=', $year)

Check the docs for this methods here.

Other (less clean) option would be to use the whereRaw method.

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