“Have to” in progressive tenses

So, are they possible if I use “have to” in progressive tenses?

For examples:

A. She is having to take care of her.

B. She was having to have a bath.

C. She will be having to walk to her school.

D. You can make a call without having to wait for a long time.

E. You can remove car dents without having to repaint.


  1. All examples are grammatically correct.
  2. Examples A, B and C use “have to” in progressive tenses.
  3. Examples D and E do not use “have to” in progressive tenses.
  4. The use of progressive tenses with “have to” in not usual. Just use simple tenses.

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