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    eat vs. have

    Can I say ' I ate a small breakfast this morning." or only "had a small breakfast"?

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    Re: eat vs. have

    Either one.

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    Re: eat vs. have

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    Either one.
    Thank you. Also, can I say 'little breakfast' as well?

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    Re: eat vs. have

    Yes, but it doesn't mean 'opposite of big'.

    If you say "I ate a little breakfast."', it means you didn't eat much. It's not quite the same as describing the size of your breakfast.

    "Did you eat anything?"
    "Yes, a little."
    "Yes, I a had a little soup."

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