Is It Already Or Already?

Does already come before or after?

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..

What is the past tense of already?

Has she finished her homework already? Already can be placed before the main verb (past participle) or at the end of the sentence: I have already been to Tokyo. I have been to Tokyo 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”.

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.

Where do you put already in present perfect?

With Present Perfect already usually goes after have or has and before the main verb. Examples – We’ve already had our breakfast. – When are you going to do your homework? – But I’ve already done it!

What is another word for already?

Similar words for already: beforehand (adjective) present (adjective) present-day (adjective) beforehand (adjective, adverb)

Is already or already is?

Usually you would put the adverb first and is second, unless you wanted to give special emphasis to the word is (as if stressing the word when speaking: “There already is a price tag!”) Most speakers would shorten “There is” to “There’s” so “There’s already a price tag” would be the most common speaking version.

Is already one or two words?

Already (one word)

Where can I 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. I’ve already spent my salary and it’s two weeks before payday.

How do you use the word already?

We use already to say that something happened sooner than expected. Already usually comes before the main verb or between an auxiliary or modal verb and the main verb. I am sorry, she has already gone home. The film has already started.

What mean already?

1 : prior to a specified or implied past, present, or future time : by this time : previously He had already left when I called. 2 —used as an intensiveAll right already. Enough already!

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.