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    Tan Elaine is offline Key Member
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    Default have had/had been having a headache

    I have had / have been having a severe headache for the past one week now.

    I remember reading that for an illness, we should use 'have had a headache', but a friend of mine told me that 'have been having a headache' is fine if we are referring to a series of headaches.

    Is she correct?

    Many thanks.
    Last edited by Tan Elaine; 17-Nov-2008 at 05:34.

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