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    kadioguy is offline Key Member
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    have the table finished

    On the http://learnersdictionary.com/definition/just%20yet, it says:

    just yet
    right now used in negative constructions to say that something is not done yet or true yet but will be soon


    I don't have the table finished just yet.
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    What does 'have the table finished' mean?
    Does it mean 'clean the table'? Or other answer?
    I'm not a teacher. Please feel free to correct me. :)

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    Re: have the table finished

    It means to have the table ready to be used.
    I am not a teacher or a native speaker.

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    Re: have the table finished

    finish
    4 [TRANSITIVE] to rub a surface, or to put a substance on it, in order to make it smooth and attractive
    The table was beautifully finished.

    Source: http://www.macmillandictionary.com/d...itish/finish_1
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    Re: have the table finished

    Yes, Piscean, and 'finish' can also mean 'finish filling in the table' there.
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