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    what is the difference between:
    I have got blue eyes.
    and
    I have blue eyes.

    are they both correct?
    thx in advance
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    Unlikely that you'd hear "I have got.." .. more likely just "I have blue eyes", especially in conversation.

    But I don't that grammatically there's anything wrong with either.
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    they are pretty much the same, "i have got" is much more formal 'Queens english'
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    (Original post by elpaw)
    they are pretty much the same, "i have got" is much more formal 'Queens english'
    Are you sure?

    Surely "got" is just an emphatic device in this context, and isn't necessary as such. :cool:
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    (Original post by Zaphod)
    Are you sure?

    Surely "got" is just an emphatic device in this context, and isn't necessary as such. :cool:
    i have got is morte i have received, and the queen is more likely to say that she hass received something then just plainly admitting she has it.
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    (Original post by elpaw)
    i have got is morte i have received, and the queen is more likely to say that she hass received something then just plainly admitting she has it.
    "I have obtained these blue eyes for my sight"


    In normal speech I either say I have, or I've got.

    (Original post by Icarus)
    "I have obtained these blue eyes for my sight"
    dont ever use that when you write lol
    thats way overdone
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    (Original post by jazzy_girl)
    what is the difference between:
    I have got blue eyes.
    and
    I have blue eyes.

    are they both correct?
    thx in advance

    They are both grammatically correct. You would normally choose which one to use by looking at the context of the conversation.

    For instance, if someone asked you, "what colour eyes have you got?" you might say "I've got blue eyes".

    If someone had told you you didn't have blue eyes and you wanted to assert yourself, you might say "I have got blue eyes!"

    I think the use of "I have" rather than "I have got" comes from American English rather than British English, but both are perfectly acceptable.
 
 
 
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