Question: What Is The Difference Between Still Yet And Already?

Who already have or who have already?

Both, but not interchangeably.

If “have” is an auxiliary, “already” comes after it, before the participle – “I have already answered this question”.

If “have” is being used in the sense of “possess”, “already” precedes it – “No thank you, I already have one of those”..

Where do you put still in a sentence?

We use still to show that something continues up to the time referred to. It is used in the past present or future. Still is placed in front of the main verb: Even though he was a teenager he still loved playing outside.

Is still yet a correct English?

Note that still generally comes before the verb, while yet is usually placed at the end of the sentence.

Did you yet or have you yet?

There is generally no specific time reference used with the present perfect tense (have you called), so “yet” is commonly used with that tense.

Has been and had been?

“Had been” is used to mean that something happened in the past and has already ended. “Have been” and “has been” are used to mean that something began in the past and has lasted into the present time.

Has just been or had just been?

“Have been” means up to the present: I have been in Tokyo. This means that from some point in the past up to the present I was in Tokyo. … Had is the past tense, as in I had a book; but, have and has are present tense, as in, I have a book and He has a book.

Which tense is used with already?

Present Perfect TensePresent Perfect Tense – Already, Yet, Since and For. Already means that something happened earlier than we expected. With Present Perfect already usually goes after have or has and before the main verb. Examples – We’ve already had our breakfast.

Are still or is still?

Still as an adverb. We use still as an adverb to emphasise that something is continuing: They have been together for 40 years and they are still very much in love. We’re still waiting for our new couch to be delivered.

How do you use still already and already?

Grammar explanationjust. Just used with the present perfect means ‘a short time before’. … yet. Yet used with the present perfect means ‘at any time up to now’. … still. Still used with the present perfect means that something hasn’t happened. … already. Already used with the present perfect means ‘before now’.

Can you say yet still?

Although we mainly use “yet” in negative sentences, we sometimes use the word “still.” The meaning is very similar but the tone is different. Listen to two negative sentences. One uses “yet,” while the other uses “still”: She hasn’t graduated yet.

Had been Vs have been?

“Has been” and “have been” are both in the present perfect tense. “Has been” is used in the third-person singular and “have been” is used for first- and second-person singular and all plural uses. … “Had been” is the past perfect tense and is used in all cases, singular and plural.

Where do we use had been?

Think of it as a sequence: a first action and a second action, but “had been” is for a past action that happened before “was.” Here are some other examples: “I was at the grocery store last night and I had been there the night before that too.” “I was at the beach last week but I had been there the week before, too.”

Has or had already?

You use “had already” if you are speaking about a past event that is referenced in the past tense. you use “Have already” when you are speaking about a past event referenced in the present tense. It depends on the sentence. ‘Have’ is perfect past (past of the present), ‘had’ is pluperfect past (past of the past).

Can you use still and yet in the same sentence?

The little words but, yet, and still generally have similar, but not identical, meanings, so each may serve a purpose in the same sentence.

What does yet and still mean?

Yet and still are used to talk about things that have (or haven’t) happened over time. Their meanings and uses are distinct. However, there is a situation in which they are used in a similar way to convey a similar idea.