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What is the difference between these two question structure and which one is correct

  1. How did you get my number?
  2. How have you got my number?
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    Does this answer your question? How to ask if a person has done/had breakfast? Same difference as Did you do it? and Have you done it? (effectively, none). Aug 11 '20 at 11:02
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    Are you asking about the syntax?
    – BillJ
    Aug 11 '20 at 11:17
  • Both grammatical. The second would probably be unusual in the US, and in the UK, probably slightly more confrontational than the first (already, without hedging, slightly confrontational). Aug 11 '20 at 11:28

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