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    How to use "get", "have" ?

    I usually use "get" but I don't know why I didn't use "have" . Because it's same meaning. How to difference two words. Thanks in advance ^^!

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    Re: How to use "get", "have" ?

    Quote Originally Posted by phinamdl View Post
    I usually use "get" but I don't know why I didn't use "have" . Because it's same meaning. How to difference two words. Thanks in advance ^^!
    They are not the same, "to get" means "to receive", "to obtain", "to become". However, "have" and "get" are often used together: "I have got a car" for example.

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    Quote Originally Posted by phinamdl View Post
    I usually use "get" but I don't know why I didn't use "have" . Because it's same meaning. How to difference two words. Thanks in advance ^^!
    The basic difference between the two is with the type. ‘have’ is an auxiliary verb and ‘get’ is a main verb. Meaning is also different as explained by bhaisahab. When said same meaning, did you refer to their use as causative verb? Yes, in that case there is usually little or no difference in meaning between have and get..
    I get (= caused) ) him to act as a bearer.
    I have (= caused) ) him to act as a bearer

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