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    #1

    Help me to fold down the sheets ready for the guests.

    Help me to fold down the sheets ready for the guests. (Longman Dictionary of Phrasal Verbs)

    Can I paraphrase the above sentence as follows?
    Help me to fold down the sheets which are ready for the guests.
    I need native speakers' help.

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    #2

    Re: Help me to fold down the sheets ready for the guests.

    No. 'Help me to fold down the sheets so that they will be ready for the guests.'

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