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Korean translation of “have”

have

verb
 
strong /hæv/ weak /həv/ (present participle having, past tense and past participle had)
A1 (also have got) used for saying what or who is yours
-가 있다
We have two children. Laura has beautiful blue eyes. I had a bike, but I sold it.
A1 (also have got) If you have a particular illness, you are suffering from it.
-에 걸리다
I have a bad cold.
A1 to eat or drink something
-을 먹다, -을 마시다
I had a drink of water.
B1 (also have got) used to talk about the position of something in relation to a person or thing
-을 가지고 있다
He had a pen in his hand. She had a baby with her.
B1 to cause something to be in a particular state
-한 상태가 되게 하다
He had dinner ready by the time we got home.
have to do something; have got to do something A2 to need to do something
-해야하다
I have to go to work now. Do we have to finish this today?
have difficulty, fun, problems, etc. A2 used with nouns to say that someone experiences something
-한 경험을 하다
We had a great time at the beach.
have a baby A2 to give birth to a baby
아기를 낳다
have a bath, sleep, walk, etc. A2 used with nouns to say that someone does something
-를 하다
Can I have a quick shower?
have a nap, walk, look, etc. used with some nouns to say that someone does something
-를 하다
Can I have a quick shower?
have something cleaned, repaired, etc. B1 to arrange for someone to do something for you
-을 시켜 -를 준비하다
I’m having my hair cut this afternoon. I’m having the house painted.
have something stolen, taken, etc. B1 If you have something stolen, taken, etc., someone takes something that belongs to you.
-을 당하다
She had her car stolen last week.
have a question, idea, etc. to think of a question, idea, etc.
(문제나, 아이디어 등이) 있다
I suddenly had an idea.
to arrange for someone to visit you in your home
-을 하다
We had David and Amy over for dinner last week.
(Definition of have verb from the Cambridge English-Korean Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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