Adverb(1) up to the present time(2) used in negative statement to describe a situation that has existed up to this point or up to the present time(3) to a greater degree or extent; used with comparisons, or still(4) within an indefinite time or at an unspecified future time(5) used after a superlative(6) despite anything to the contrary (usually preceding a concession
(1) He said he hopes to leave Sunday, but has not yet decided on the length of his visit.(2) By now she's growing more fond of the kids, yet she never takes her eyes off the bonus money.(3) further research may yet explain the enigma(4) I wrote that chapter with that intention, but no one has mentioned it as of yet .(5) He has run fewer races yet has already won nearly ten times more prize money than Arkle.(6) the decision hasn't been made yet(7) wait, don't go yet(8) My life is going to change so much and become harder, so quickly, and yet I already have so many problems.(9) Sarah is in her second year of teaching yet has already been promoted to Head of Department.(10) No cure has yet been found for the disease but Jonathan's father Don said they cannot give up trying.(11) Its era is only little over 10 years old, yet the internet has already changed everything it touches.(12) I have yet to be convinced(13) final confirmation has yet to come(14) A brief detente and the hope for a lasting peace have given way to acrimony yet again.(15) The old man doesn't arrive for weeks yet ; there is still plenty of time.(16) I will start writing properly on the blog again in the future, but I can't say yet when that will be.
(1) not yet :: noch nicht
(2) and yet :: und doch
(3) as yet :: noch
(4) yet again :: wieder einmal
(5) yet not :: noch nicht
(6) just yet :: Jetzt
(7) or not yet :: oder noch nicht
(8) but yet :: aber jetzt
(9) not just yet :: jetzt noch nicht
(10) still yet :: noch ein
1. so far ::
2. now ::
3. nevertheless ::
4. even ::
5. in time ::
6. still ::
1. thereafter ::
Word Example from TV Shows
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Have you decided YET
whether you're going to have me killed?
Game of Thrones Season 5, Episode 8
Well, haven't really talked
about it YET, but I figure,
The Big Bang Theory Season 7, Episode 24
nor YET in company.
Vikings Season 1, Episode 9
Game of Thrones Season 7, Episode 3
He's not old enough.
Vikings Season 1, Episode 1
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