How Do You Use Still In A Sentence?

Is it still still or was still?

Still is used to say an action or situation continues to the present because it has not finished.

It often refers to something happening for longer than expected.

Notice the position of still before the verb or adjective.

My grandfather is sixty-nine and he still works every day at the kiosk he owns..

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).

Why do we use already?

Already used with the present perfect means ‘before now’. We use it to emphasise that something happened before something else or earlier than expected.

Had already been or had been already?

Both are correct, but you use “have already been” to talk about the present, and “had already been” to talk about a past event.

Has left or had left?

Past of it is ‘Had’. Now, in present tense, the Present Perfect Tense is based on the format, have/has + the past participle of the verb. … Now ‘gone is the past participle of the verb ‘go’. Hence, the correct answer is, “he has left”.

Had already Meaning?

I had already – means a a certain point in the past, you already did something before the point. For example: I have already slept. – means Right now I already slept. VS When he came home, I had already slept. – means at that point in the past (before he came home) I slept.

How do you use already in a sentence?

We usually put already in the normal mid position for adverbs (between the subject and the main verb, or after the modal verb or first auxiliary verb, or after be as a main verb): We already knew that he was coming to visit.

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”.

How do you spell already?

Correct spelling for the English word “already” is [ɔːlɹˈɛdi], [ɔːlɹˈɛdi], [ɔː_l_ɹ_ˈɛ_d_i] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

Have already had meaning?

1. adverb [ADVERB before verb] You use already to show that something has happened, or that something had happened before the moment you are referring to. Speakers of British English use already with a verb in a perfect tense, putting it after ‘have’, ‘has’, or ‘had’, or at the end of a clause.

Where do we use already?

We use already to emphasise that something was completed before something else happened. It is often used with the present perfect or past perfect: The plane had already landed when the pilot announced that there would be a delay in getting to the gate.