verbhas, having, had
1-na--ne--no-‘I have a brother in Durban’ — Nginomfowethu eThekwini.‘Londi has a problem at home; she will not come to work today’ — ULondi unenkinga ekhaya, ngeke eze emsebenzini namuhla.‘We had enough money left to spoil ourselves with a restaurant meal’ — Besinemali eningi esele ukuthi sizijabulise ngokudla kwasesitolo esithengisa ukudla osekulungile.
auxiliary verbhas, having, had
1-ile-e-a‘I have seen her today but she has probably left by now’ — Ngimbonile namuhla kepha kungenzeka ukuthi usehambile njengamanje.‘We were all relieved after we had finished writing exams’ — Sake sakhululeka sonke emva kokuba sibhale izifundo zokuhlolwa.‘Having eaten supper, we cleared the table’ — Sesidle isidlo sasebusuku, siye saqoqa etafuleni.
The above examples show that 'have' is used with another verb to form the past tense of that verb.