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For the question "Have you got any ice cream?" which is correct:

  1. Yes I do
  2. Yes I have

or inversely

  1. No I don't
  2. No I haven't got any
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Somewhat anecdotal relative: "Do you speak english?" "yes, I speak.." –  Pavel Radzivilovsky Aug 12 '10 at 21:54
    

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For both questions, the first options are correct since the question is in simple present tense.

EDIT: Since the questioner changed the tense of his question, now the following answer is correct:

  1. Yes I have or Yes I have got some ice cream.
  2. No I haven't or No I haven't got any ice cream.
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So to follow it through, the first one in full would be "Yes I do I have ice cream"? –  Chris S Aug 14 '10 at 10:13
    
No. The short form is just "Yes I do" and the long form is "Yes I have ice cream" or "Yes I have some ice cream". –  Mehper C. Palavuzlar Aug 14 '10 at 10:57
    
Sorry Mehper my question was confused, I've updated it to what I was trying to ask originally –  Chris S Aug 14 '10 at 19:08
    
Please see my edit. –  Mehper C. Palavuzlar Aug 14 '10 at 21:58

For the question "Have you got any ice cream?" which is correct:

Yes I do

Yes I have

The traditional answer would be "yes I have" but "yes I do" is common in American usage and is gaining usage in the UK too.

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