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    I have had a fever.
    Is it grametically correct and what is the meaning of the above sentance

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    Re: have had

    Quote Originally Posted by hari_babu View Post
    I have had a fever.
    Is it grametically correct and what is the meaning of the above sentance
    Yes, it's grammatical. The meaning depends on the context. You need more in the sentence. By itself, it means what it says - You've had a fever.
    When did you have the fever? Do you still have it? What is the reason for communicating this? All these things will give the sentence a specific meaning.

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    Re: have had

    Welcome to the forum.

    See: fever - definition of fever by the Free Online Dictionary, Thesaurus and Encyclopedia.

    As an NES but not a teacher, I would have no problem with the sentence as written.
    It's similar to "I have had many (Thai) dictionaries in my time, but never used them" - my wife translates for me!

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    Re: have had

    As Raymott says, you need more to the sentence, such as "I have had a fever and a rash, but I'm OK now".

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    Re: have had

    Quote Originally Posted by hari_babu View Post
    I have had a fever.
    Is it grametically grammatically correct and what is the meaning of the above sentance sentence?
    Now that you have an answer to your question, please note my corrections to your spelling. You also failed to end your question with a question mark.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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