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    Question word order

    I wonder if you could tell me whether this is correct:
    What would have you done if...?
    I would say: What would you have done if...?
    If yes, is there a difference between the two versions? What?

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    Default Re: word order

    What would you have done if... is correct.

    The other sentence is incorrect.

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    Default Re: word order

    "What would have you done..." is idiomatically correct if you use the contraction. "What would've you done if..."

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