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    what is the meaning of 'having' ?

    Could you please explain me, where can I use 'having' word in a scentance using examples?

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    Rathnasri

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    Re: what is the meaning of 'having' ?

    I was having a quiet nap until the phone rang. Past Progressive
    I am having some problems in finding examples of what you need. Present Progressive
    Having said that, I have come up with a couple. Present Participle
    Having a baby brought meaning into her life. Gerund
    Last edited by 5jj; 02-Jul-2011 at 13:55. Reason: My deliberate typos were spotted.

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    #3

    Re: what is the meaning of 'having' ?

    (Psst - switch the first two.)
    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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    Re: what is the meaning of 'having' ?

    Quote Originally Posted by Barb_D View Post
    (Psst - switch the first two.)
    Done, thanks.
    We typophiles have to stick together.

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