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Grammar: TO HAVE in the Simple Present Tense

by Jordan V. | English and Writing FREE

13 Lessons 41:46
  1. 1. Trailer 1:07
  2. 2. Introduction: HAVE in the Simple Present Tense 1:14
  3. 3. Uses of HAVE 5:44
  4. 4. Structure #1: Affirmative 5:22
  5. 5. Quiz! HAVE in the Affirmative Structure 1:38
  6. 6. Answers to Quiz: HAVE in the Affirmative Structure 4:02
  7. 7. Structure #2: Negative 4:26
  8. 8. Quiz! HAVE in the Negative Structure 2:05
  9. 9. Answers to Quiz: HAVE in the Negative Structure 3:14
  10. 10. Negative Contraction Structure 5:00
  11. 11. Structure #3: Question 3:54
  12. 12. Quiz! Question Structure with HAVE 1:10
  13. 13. Quiz Answers: Question Structure with HAVE 2:50

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Look at these sentences with the TO HAVE verb:

I have two sisters.
He does not have brown hair.
Do you have a new phone?

When do we use the verb HAVE? How do we make a sentence with HAVE negative? How do we make a question with HAVE? In this ESL grammar lesson, we will learn about the verb HAVE in the simple present tense. Let's learn and practice!


  • Beginner
  • English
  • ESL
  • Grammar
  • Practice


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