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    with the most tables ever/with the most ever tables.

    with the most tables ever or with the most ever tables:

    I always cannot fully understand the meaning of "ever" in this kind of sentence. Can someone teach me how to interpret "ever"?

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    Re: with the most tables ever/with the most ever tables.

    I would say the "most tables ever" but some people might use the other one.

    "ever" means of all time. In this context if the number of tables was 100 for example then it means that this is higher than any other number achieved.
    It's the same meaning as the use in present perfect questions. Have you ever been to China?

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    Re: with the most tables ever/with the most ever tables.

    it means "once" right?

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    Re: with the most tables ever/with the most ever tables.

    Quote Originally Posted by kachibi View Post
    with the most tables ever or with the most ever tables:

    I always cannot fully understand the meaning of "ever" in this kind of sentence.
    'This kind of sentence'? It isn't a sentence.

    I would want to see the phrase used in a complete sentence before commenting.

    Rover

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