In English Romantic Drama Movie "Days of Heaven", Farm Foreman say this words to Farmer.

Farmer: You don't like them, do ya? You never have.

Farm Foreman: I don't think they're honest people. As a matter of fact,I think they're a pair of con artists.

Actually sentence ends with have, How to understand it?


This is conversational elision, where the last word or two is left off because it's very strongly implied or is repeating a predicate or complement/object thereof that was expressed a few words ago.

The full sentence would be "You don't like them, do ya? You never have [liked them]."

Also "You never have." is a somewhat well-known set of words at least in AmE speech that points back to a sentence just said.

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