present perfect simple (range)

There is no listing in the English Grammar Profile for a ‘wide‘ range of main verbs with present perfect simple.  So, here’s an expert example of present perfect simple using academic collocation:


Here are some general range points in the English Grammar Profile in the category of PAST:

A2 point 17

‘haven’t’ + ‘-ed’ with ‘I’ with a limited range of verbs.

B1 point 30

with a range of pronouns and nouns and an increasing range of verbs.


*There is the overlapping point 5: NEGATION A2 AUXILIARY VERBS


An iWeb search for:

_P _VH _XX _VVN

1 I HAVE N’T SEEN 30543

I haven’t seen it. (A2)

2 I HAVE NOT SEEN 14721
3 I HAVE N’T TRIED 14363
4 I HAVE N’T HEARD 10163
5 I HAVE N’T FOUND 10006
6 YOU HAVE N’T SEEN 9872
7 WE HAVE N’T SEEN 9540
8 I HAVE N’T USED 8413
9 I HAVE NOT TRIED 6899
10 YOU HAVE N’T HEARD 6738
11 I HAVE NOT FOUND 6225
12 I HAVE N’T READ 5913
13 I HAVE N’T PLAYED 5601
14 I HAVE N’T GOT 5558
15 I HAVE NOT HEARD 5538
16 YOU HAVE NOT RECEIVED 5415

You have not received it. (B1)

17 I HAVE NOT USED 4961
18 YOU HAVE N’T GOT 4743
19 I HAD N’T SEEN 4448
20 WE HAVE NOT SEEN 4412
21 I HAVE N’T GOTTEN 4401
22 I HAVE N’T LOOKED 3787
23 I HAVE N’T NOTICED 3608
24 YOU HAVE N’T READ 3312
25 YOU HAVE N’T TRIED 3309
26 I HAD N’T THOUGHT 3287
27 I ‘VE NOT SEEN 3093
28 I HAD N’T HEARD 3008
29 I HAVE NOT RECEIVED 2892
30 I HAVE N’T TESTED 2808
31 I HAVE N’T MADE 2710
32 I HAVE NOT READ 2601
33 I HAD NOT SEEN 2444
34 WE HAVE N’T HEARD 2374
35 YOU HAVE N’T USED 2323
36 IT HAS N’T HAPPENED 2310
37 YOU HAVE NOT SEEN 2285
38 I HAVE N’T TAKEN 2178
39 YOU HAVE N’T NOTICED 2152
40 I HAVE N’T CHECKED 2129
41 WE HAVE N’T GOT 2123

42 I HAVE N’T RECEIVED 1998

TLC STUDENT SPEAKING TEST:

No, I haven’t received any yet.

female Hong Kong B1

43 YOU HAVE NOT HEARD 1949
44 I HAD NOT HEARD 1936
45 I HAVE NOT TESTED 1890
46 I HAVE N’T THOUGHT 1851
47 I HAVE N’T FIGURED 1848
48 YOU HAVE N’T RECEIVED 1673
49 I HAVE NOT NOTICED 1642
50 I HAVE NOT MADE 1639
51 YOU HAVE N’T PLAYED 1635
52 I HAVE NOT EXPERIENCED 1609
53 I HAVE N’T GONE 1593
54 I HAVE N’T EXPERIENCED 1582
55 I HAVE N’T FELT 1575
56 THEY HAVE N’T SEEN 1572
57 HE HAS N’T SEEN 1523
58 WE HAVE NOT RECEIVED 1511
59 HE HAD NOT SEEN 1494
60 I HAVE N’T DECIDED 1494
61 I HAVE N’T BOUGHT 1491
62 I HAVE N’T WATCHED 1488
63 IT HAS N’T WORKED 1443
64 WHO HAVE NOT COMPLETED 1439
65 YOU HAVE NOT USED 1432
66 YOU HAVE N’T MADE 1431
67 I ‘VE NOT HEARD 1409
68 I HAVE N’T WORKED 1375
69 I HAVE NOT TAKEN 1373
70 I HAVE N’T POSTED 1362
71 I HAVE N’T MET 1360
72 I HAD N’T NOTICED 1357
73 THEY HAVE N’T GOT 1357
74 I HAVE N’T CHANGED 1311
75 I HAVE N’T COME 1309
76 WHO HAVE N’T SEEN 1286
77 I HAVE N’T GIVEN 1266
78 WE HAVE NOT HEARD 1264
79 IT HAS N’T CHANGED 1247
80 YOU HAVE N’T FOUND 1242
81 WE HAVE N’T FOUND 1223
82 I HAVE NOT COME 1215
83 I HAVE N’T TOUCHED 1194
84 YOU HAVE N’T GOTTEN 1169
85 I HAVE N’T PUT 1163
86 I HAVE N’T RUN 1163
87 I HAVE NOT LOOKED 1139
88 WE HAVE NOT FOUND 1138
89 I HAD NOT THOUGHT 1130
90 YOU HAVE N’T TAKEN 1129
91 I HAVE NOT GOTTEN 1125
92 HE HAS N’T PLAYED 1123
93 HE HAD N’T SEEN 1107
94 YOU HAVE NOT READ 1092
95 I HAVE N’T TALKED 1087
96 YOU HAVE NOT MADE 1082
97 WHO HAVE NOT RECEIVED 1079
98 I ‘VE NOT TRIED 1066
99 I HAD N’T CONSIDERED 1033
100 YOU HAVE N’T CHECKED 1030


A2:

checked, completed, decided, happened, posted, received, tried

B1:
considered, experienced, noticed, tested, touched

B2:
figured