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    Default Did you ever hear of

    What is the difference between "Did you ever hear of" and "Have you ever heard of"?
    I remember reading in a grammar book that the former is just a replacement of the latter.

    23p)Did you ever hear of Douglas Engelbart? His simple invention changed the way computers work...

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    Default Re: Did you ever hear of

    "Did you" is more common in AmE, but we also use "Have you ever" which is more suited to the meaning of the question, really.

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