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    what is the correct answer

    choose the correct answer
    i`m sorry ,you cant come in at the moment because we .......... the house decorated right now.
    a. have had b.will have c. had d. are having

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    #2

    Re: what is the correct answer

    it should be D

    regards.

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    Re: what is the correct answer

    Quote Originally Posted by norajad View Post
    choose the correct answer
    i`m sorry ,you cant come in at the moment because we .......... the house decorated right now.
    a. have had b.will have c. had d. are having
    All the answers are not appropriate.'HAVE' IS A STATIVE VERB.
    We are getting the house decorated now.


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    Re: what is the correct answer

    Quote Originally Posted by rj1948 View Post
    All the answers are not appropriate.'HAVE' IS A STATIVE VERB.
    We are getting the house decorated now.
    Sorry to disagree. Have is only a stative verb when it means "possess". "We are having the house decorated" is perfectly correct.

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    #5

    Re: what is the correct answer

    Quote Originally Posted by naomimalan View Post
    Sorry to disagree. Have is only a stative verb when it means "possess". "We are having the house decorated" is perfectly correct.
    Absolutely correct!


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    #6

    Re: what is the correct answer

    of course the answer is 'D'

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