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    #1

    Have you ever seen a whale?

    Have you ever seen a whale?

    Answer:

    No, I haven't ever seen a whale. or
    No, I've never seen a whale.or
    No, I haven't.

    Is it correct to use " No, I haven't." to answer the above question?


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    #2

    Re: Have you ever seen a whale?

    Yes. It's better than the first one.

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    #3

    Re: Have you ever seen a whale?

    I always tell my students to stick with simplicity.

    Have you ever seen a whale?
    No.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    #4

    Re: Have you ever seen a whale?

    duplicated


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    #5

    Re: Have you ever seen a whale?

    There was a similar written question in an exercise below.

    The question: Have you ever seen a whale?
    My kid wrote: No, I haven't seen a whale.

    The teacher corrected: No, I have never seen a whale.

    Are they both correct?


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    #6

    Re: Have you ever seen a whale?

    Both are correct.
    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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