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    I have a headache.

    I have a headache.

    I have a pain.

    Are these two sentence correct?

    a ..in both sentences are confusing me.

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    Re: I have a headache.

    Quote Originally Posted by jayan12 View Post
    I have a headache.

    I have a pain.

    Are these two sentence correct?

    a ..in both sentences are confusing me.
    Yes, they are both correct. What do you find confusing about "a"?

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    Re: I have a headache.

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    Yes, they are both correct. What do you find confusing about "a"?

    are headache and pain countable or quantifiable?

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    Re: I have a headache.

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    are headache and pain countable or quantifiable?
    Yes they are countable: "My friend gets a lot of headaches"; "After the accident she was admitted to hospital with pains in her arm, back and neck".

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    Exclamation Re: I have a headache.

    Quote Originally Posted by jayan12 View Post
    I have a headache which is aching very much..

    I have a back pain.

    Are these two sentence correct?

    a ..in both sentences are confusing me.
    They are correct. Perhaps addition of some related information would make them more meaningful.

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    #6

    Re: I have a headache.

    I find "I have a headache" to be a very complete thought.

    I agree that "I have a pain" would benefit from additional information.

    I experience a sharp pain just above my right kneecap when I put weight on that leg.
    I'm not a teacher, but I write for a living. Please don't ask me about 2nd conditionals, but I'm a safe bet for what reads well in (American) English.

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