• konstrukcja: have something done / have somebody do something
HAVE SOMETHING DONE
kazać coś zrobić
konstrukcja have something done używana jest:
wykonywana jest przez osobę trzecią – w innym wypadku gdy osoba o której mówimy sama sobie ścina
włosy należałoby powiedzieć: She is cutting her hair.- Ona sama ścina sobie włosy.
• budowa konstrukcji:
podmiot + have (w odpowiednim czasie) + rzeczownik + III forma czasownika (past participle)
• w mowie potocznej zamiast czasownika have używany jest też czasownik get (jednak nigdy w czasie present perfectt!)
HAVE SOMEBODY DO SOMETHING
kazać komuś coś zrobić
konstrukcja have somebody do something używana jest:
określa kto jest wykonawcą czynności
• budowa konstrukcji:
• w mowie potocznej zamiast w tym samym znaczeniu używane jest wyrażenie:
get somebody to do something
Yesterday I had my car repaired . I found a good mechanic on the Internet.
We had the dressmaker prepare a new dress for Helen.
Why didn’t you have John bring his new girlfriend with him?
I am going to have the mechanic repair my car.
I had the cleaner clean the house.
I got John to arrive on time.
I had the mechanic fix the brakes.
I am going to have my hair dyed. What about making it darker?
I got my husband to look after our children.
I had the nurse take your temperature.
She had her tickets booked by the agency.
I got the students to stop sleeping in class.
In my village, they had a new school built.
I had the dentist clean my teeth.
I got my friend to take her car.
I had the cleaner wash the windows.
I got the toddler to eat her vegetables.
I had the secretary type the report.
= Hundreds of people were affected by the hurricane, which they did not cause.
I had the shop deliver the food.
I got the children to do their homework.
I got my colleague to help me write the report.
I had a picture of myself painted by an artist.
I had the security check phone records.
I had my sister check this maths exercise – she loves trigonometric functions.
We had the waiter bring something to eat.
Can I have this parcel posted?
I had him rip the phone cord out of the wall.
I found your sweater in the lab, so I had it dry-cleaned.
I used to have my flat cleaned, but now I do it myself.
I am going to have the hairdresser dye my hair.
I will have to – czas future simple – czas przyszły prosty: podmiot + will + I forma czasownika
I had him bring a printer and a laminating machine.
Barry had Tim check last year’s figures.= Bruno got Tim to check last year’s figures.
They would have Ted do all the work himself, if they could. =
They would let Ted do all the work himself, if they could.
Do you have a newspaper delivered to your house every day or do you go out and buy one?
I have the gardener take care of everything.
Have the next patient come in now please, nurse.
What are those workmen doing in your garden? O, we are having a garage built.
to be w odpowiedniej formie (am / are / is) + pomiot + czasownik z ing + reszta zdania
He wanted a job to do, so I had him paint the kitchen.
I must get my dad to buy me a new computer.
I’m going to have you work with Martin for the first month or so.
I’ll have my assistant send you those documents later today.
Why don’t we have the waiter bring us the check now so that we can leave quickly?
I’m going to have you shadow Nancy for the first few days until you’re comfortable working on your own.
Tomorrow, I will have my father repair my bicycle tyre.
Let me send an email to IT and have them give you access to the network.
If the Barry can’t attend the meeting, he’ll have Robin go instead.
The hedge in the garden is much too high, I must have it cut.
Why don’t you have Bill read that report?
I don’t know exactly how much it’ll be. I’ll call the office and have them crunch the numbers.
The teacher had his pupils sing at Christmas mass last year.
Nancy will have the children play games at the party.
When can you get him to go with you?
Can’t you get someone to help you with that job?
The doctor got Richard to promise that he’d quit smoking.
I am having cable TV installed tomorrow.
I had my tooth removed yesterday.