Asked • 06/24/19

When do we use “had had” and “have had”?

I have seen several sentences in English where some writers have written *had* twice in a row. I am a bit confused about when the grammar calls for using *had had*.For example:> * I **had had** my car for four years before I ever learned to drive it.* I **had had** a bath, but I didn't feel clean, so I had a shower.

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Gene G. answered • 06/24/19

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