[Moderator's Note: The following discussion is split from this thread] The 有+verb structure is a feature of Taiwan Mandarin, possibly originated from 闽南语. In mainland China, such usages are also becoming more popular in recent years. 台灣國語的特色-詞彙與句法 语言变异：汉语“有+VP”句简析 But personally I would still consider this structure as ungrammatical in mainland Mandarin. First, this is still completely unacceptable to many people (如何看待「有+动词」这种用法？ - 如何评价 X - 知乎). Second, I have never heard a person without an explicit Taiwan or southern accent saying 有+verb naturally in life, TV programs, or Internet.