Another vs. Yet Another

Another and yet another are used a lot. Commonly English learners misuse them. But let us solve the problem.

What Are Their Main Differences?

'Another' is used when we want to add one thing to one thing else or to a short list.
'Yet another' is used to add one thing to a long list that was mentioned before.

Differences

Meanings and Goals

  • 'Another':

adds no emphasis. It just adds a new option to a short list or to one thing.

  • 'Yet another':

adds an emphasis on the existence of more of the things that were mentioned earlier.

Grammatical Functions

  • 'Another':

can be a determiner and pronoun, while yet another is a determiner.

My grandmother is beautiful and let me tell you another fact. She is extremely kind. →determiner

We can go out, play tennis, watch movies, cook dinner together, and there is yet another possibility to babysit my annoying brother. →determiner

Similarities

  • 'Another' and 'yet another':

are followed by singular nouns. As you might have understood from the previous examples.

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  • linkedin
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  • facebook
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