CAUSATIVE “HAVE” and “GET”

CAUSATIVE “HAVE” and “GET”

Causative  have/get is used to persuade or ask someone to
do something for us.

Form 1 :   S + HAVE + NOUN + V1  ( active )

1. I have John wash my car.
2. She has Rudi paint her house.
3. Tommy had Tini boil water yesterday.
4. I will have Gunadi sell my car.

Form 2 :   S + HAVE + NOUN + V3   ( passive )

1. I have my car washed.
2. She has her house painted.
3. Tommy had water  boiled yesterday.
4. I will have my car sold.

Form 3 :   S + GET + NOUN +  to V1 ( active )

1. I get John to wash my car.
2. She gets Rudi to paint her house.
3. Tommy got Tini to boil water yesterday.
4. I will get Gunadi to sell my car.

Form 4 :   S + GET + NOUN + V3  ( passive )

1. I get my car washed.
2. She gets her house painted.
3. Tommy got water  boiled yesterday.
4. I will get my car sold.

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