English Using Just, Already, Yet, Definition and Example Sentences

English Using Just, Already, Yet, Definition and Example Sentences


Already means that something happened earlier than we expected. With Present Perfect Tense already usually goes after have or has and before the main verb.


  • I’ve alreadyseen that film. I don’t want to see it again.
  • Arriving at the bus station, I found the bus had alreadyleft.
  • Have you alreadytaken the money?
  • He has alreadydone the shopping , he is watching T.V now.
  • Mark has alreadyhere, but John hasn’t come yet.
  • She has finished the test already.


Yet means that something that we expected has happened or hasn’t happened. We usually put it at the end of a sentence.


  • Michael has bought a new dress but she hasn’t worn it yet.
  • He hasn’t watered the flowers yet.
  • It hasn’t been decided yet.
  • We haven’t been able to solve the problem yet.
  • She won’t have sent the email yet.
  • It hasn’t been decided yet.
  • You may not have noticed yet.
  • Have you met your new neighbours yet?


Just is often used in positive phrases and questions, and comes before the verse. It means “just before”, “a short time ago”. Just is a common adverb in English, especially in speaking.

Example Sentences;

  • The phone justrang.
  • The play has only juststarted.
  • Mr. George has justcalled you.
  • We have justcompleted the Web Project.
  • She would have to come justat that moment.
  • She have justfinished her homework.