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Is it correct to say:

"Did I tell you about the time when I ran over a chicken?"

Yes, Ashraful, it is correct to say that, assuming a time period for the past tense is understood. Otherwise "Have I told you . . . ?" would be better.

If it's correct can I say:

"Did I ever tell you about the time..."

Yes, you can.

What does 'ever' add here?

It emphasizes "at any time" during the time period under discussion.

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