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Rule "Non-standard contractions '(I've a...)'"

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Description: Non-standard contractions '(I've a...)'
By default, this rule is not active in LanguageTool
Message: This is a non-standard contraction. Use \1 have \3 or \1've got \3 to express possession.
Category: Nonstandard Phrases (ID: NONSTANDARD_PHRASES)
Incorrect sentences
that this rule can detect:
  • I've a new car.
    Correction suggestion: I have a, I've got a
Correct sentences
for comparison:
  • I've got a new car.
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Check the following text against just this rule:

ID: I_VE_A [1]
Version: 6.5-SNAPSHOT (2024-05-18 22:33:07 +0200)