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    Thumbs down English vs US English

    I am not a teacher, but have a question. An American friend today asked me why the English say, for exxample:

    "I have this whole other passion; I always HAVE DONE, since I was little."

    Why do they add "done"?

    I was raised in the US, but live in England now, and could not answer him! Any suggestions?

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    Re: English vs US English

    Possibly because it's neater and easier than 'I have always had it'

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