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Have you finished yet?
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Sentence #31337

Have you finished yet?

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  1. Oct 8th 2012, 21:13
    yet >> already
  2. Oct 8th 2012, 21:58
    I think it's OK for interrogative sentences.
  3. Oct 8th 2012, 22:03
    I would say the word "yet" would be more suitable for the following sentence:
    Haven't you finished yet?
  4. Oct 8th 2012, 22:09
    @Dima, as for yourself, you used in your variant the same word I would use in Hebrew in such context, i.e., уже, rather than еще.
  5. Oct 8th 2012, 22:17
    It's interesting to note that most of the contributors in the languages of the current thread have used their own counterparts of "already" rather than "yet":
    French: déjà
    Polish: już (same as Russian, уже)
    Spanish: Ya
    Portuguese: Já
  6. Oct 8th 2012, 22:19
    Actually, I translated this phrase from Japanese :-) Japanese もう (mo:) means "уже" here. As for English, I saw such kinds of English sentences before and my dictionary suggests to translate "yet" as "уже" in interrogatives.
    And as for "Haven't you finished yet?" it will be translated something like "Ты (что, ) всё еще не закончил?" or "Ты (что, ) до сих пор не закончил?", I believe. :-)
  7. Oct 8th 2012, 22:23
    Yes, I agree.
    By the way, is this "mo" part of the phrase "mou ichido kudasai"? :-)
  8. Oct 8th 2012, 22:31
    That's right! :-) もう一度ください(mo: ichido kudasai) literary means "еще раз, пожалуйста". That is, "mo:" can mean "еще" sometimes. :-)
    By the way, is we compare Russian "Ты уже закончил?" and "Ты еще не закончил?" we'll found that those two sentences are very similar in sense. :-)
  9. Oct 8th 2012, 22:43
    Thanks! :)

    By the way, I'm not really sure "Ты уже закончил?" and "Ты еще не закончил?" are similar in their meaning. It depends on the real situation (the situation on the ground), I guess :)
  10. Oct 8th 2012, 23:01
    Yes, you're right. :-) All depends on the real situation. But I think it just illustrates one more time how close to each other "еще" and "уже" are and we are just lucky that in Russian, unlike some other languages, it's almost impossible to confuse them with one another. :-)
  11. Oct 9th 2012, 09:28
    @CK, could you comment on this sentence?

    I believe the normal way to say it in English nowadays would be with "already". However, you are a native speaker, so, what would you think of "yet" in the current sentence? Does it sound OK?
  12. Oct 9th 2012, 10:20
    Thanks a lot, CK.

    So, for your native speaker's ear it sounds the same as "Have you finished already?"
    Or is there a different shade of meaning here?
  13. Oct 9th 2012, 10:28
    >> Google with the complete sentence in quotes.
    But beware if the Google says the results are approximate (e.g. like with your queries, ‘Результатов: примерно 120 000’): these numbers are good for nothing and shouldn’t be trusted.
  14. Oct 9th 2012, 10:32
    Thanks, @CK (yes, I would use "already" "inside" the sentence rather than at the end, same as you).
  15. Oct 9th 2012, 12:49
    Google's gone downhill over the last few years.

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