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    Sir,
    I want to know that when we have to use "has had" or "have had"? I tried in several sites but i didn't get.Can you explain with example?

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    Re: when to use "has had" or "have had"

    Use have had with plural subjects, and use has had with singular subjects.

    Ex: They have had their dinner.
    Ex: She has had her dinner.

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    Re: when to use "has had" or "have had"

    Quote Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
    Sir,
    I want to know that when we have to use "has had" or "have had"? I tried in several sites but i didn't get.Can you explain with example?
    You use "has had" where you would use "has" in the present tense, and "have had" where you would use "have".
    Therefore, the only time you use "has had" is when the subject is "he/she/it".
    So, you'd say "I have had".

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