Use of Have

‘Have’ is used with ‘I’,’ we’, ‘you’ and ‘they’ or plural nouns in present. Let’s see how to use ‘have’ in a sentence.

We can use ‘have’ to explain about-

  • possession of anything in present
  • physical feeling
  • relationships
  • the action to do in present
  • action completed in present

Have is used to explain about possession of anything in present.

We shall see how to form a sentence to explain about possession of anything.

Formation of sentence

We can form a sentence as-

Subject (I / we / you / they) + have + remaining words.

In these sentences, ‘have’ is used as main verb.

Here are some examples.

Let’s have a look-

  1. I have a book with pictures.
  2. We have six notebooks in our cupboard.
  3. You have a new calendar on a wall.
  4. They have a CPU with graphic card.
  5. I have too much homework.
  6. We have a shoe rack with blue cover.
  7. You have an artistic view point.
  8. I have a sister two years younger than me. (relationship)
  9. I have a green skirt with white patches.
  10. You have a blue shirt with polo collar.
  11. They have five files of card paper.
  12. I have headache since morning. (physical feeling)
  13. You have backache due to overriding bicycle.
  14. We have our own cricket kit.
  15. They have a water tank in their house.
  16. I have a meeting at 2pm today.
  17. We have two bedroom flat in that building.
  18. You have IPhone to use it for shooting that event.
  19. They have a white car.
  20. Nurses have difficult job.
  21. Teachers have vacation for one month.
  22. Those boys have blue dresses.
  23. Birds have wings.
  24. Animals have tails.
  25. Squirrels have bushy tails.
  26. I have a new black jersey.
  27. You have a new haircut today.
  28. They have a football match next week.
  29. I have a big assignment this week.
  30. They have two cotton bags.

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