Hello.
Which is the proper tense/expression to use in this context?

A: Do you want a cup of coffee?
B: No, thanks. I've already had one.
B: No, thanks. I already have one.
Full Member357
I've already had one.
or
I have already had one.
or
I have had one already.
or
I've had one already.

Full Member323
Actually, you haven't described the context completely, but I can fill that in for you. Emotion: smile

A: Do you want a cup of coffee?
(B has a cup of coffee right in front of him.)
B: No, thanks. I already have one.

A: Do you want a cup of coffee?
(B is not drinking anything at the moment. However, earlier he drank some coffee.)
B: No, thanks. I've already had one.

CJ
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Yes, good point Jim, I didn't think of the first scenario.
Emotion: embarrassed

Anonymous:
you explain it very clear and nice ! thank you

Emotion: smile
Anonymous:
I've already had one
Anonymous:
so cool jim
Anonymous:
KlavierI already have one.
KlavierI already have one.
Anonymous:
No, thanks. I already have one.
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