Have/have got/having a headache
which of them is OK meaning the present temporary moment?
#1 I have a headache/problem.
# 2 I have got a headache/problem.
# 3 I'm having a headache/problem.
Personally, Id use the last two as I believe the verb have in this context is not a state verb but a verb of experience, thus I d use the last one, or meaning I ve just got the headache using the last but one, but I definitely wouldnt use the first one, which for me would mean a permanent state.
Thanks for patience...
Re: Have/have got/having a headache
I'm having a headache does not sound like something a native English speaker would say. I'm having a problem is a perfectly natural and common expression.
Native Englishspeakers here in America will say I have a ... I have (or I've) got a... or even I got a... interchangably with the exact same meaning.
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