Tag: stative-verbs

16 Can you use "understand" in progressive constructions? 2013-01-24T22:33:57.903

14 "I didn't know" or "I haven't known"? 2014-04-22T23:11:48.480

11 You look good vs You are looking good 2014-11-18T05:15:14.297

6 Is the word "think" stative or dynamic? 2013-02-27T12:05:17.580

6 Is "be" always stative? 2013-03-12T08:47:27.767

6 I know him. He is known to me 2016-05-25T10:36:56.973

6 What is the difference in meaning between "I think" and "I am thinking" in the sense of having an opinion? 2020-06-10T09:56:21.357

5 What is the proper use of the present progressive form, especially of "to have"? 2013-01-30T15:37:10.857

5 Is there a rule of thumb to distinguish stative verbs from nonstative ones? 2014-09-15T18:02:15.720

5 Is this correct to say "You are having incorrect installer"? 2015-04-17T04:37:49.753

5 "I am wanting food"; Does it sound strange or not? 2016-03-16T14:19:17.560

4 Use of stative verbs in the progressive tense to express relatively long-lasting situations 2015-10-29T01:22:17.313

4 sat or were sitting 2016-01-17T07:37:46.720

4 Does "The girl feeling no pain is my sister" make sense? 2016-09-09T10:57:14.250

4 Can Present Perfect with a stative verb be used to describe a finished action? 2019-06-09T16:06:21.237

3 "is being on something" 2013-11-17T22:33:35.630

3 Is there any difference between these two sentences? 2014-08-01T23:03:23.613

3 Can "prefer" be used as a dynamic (non-stative) verb? 2019-11-14T00:00:42.727

2 "I am not really liking it very much..." vs "I don't really like it very much..." 2014-07-09T17:14:31.793

2 Is it allowed to use stative verbs in their progressive form? 2015-05-10T20:11:01.330

2 Use of "I'm loving" 2015-11-21T15:21:31.560

2 Is there something like "infinite perfect tense"? 2016-06-11T08:16:09.077

2 "He is good looking" vs "He is looking good" 2016-09-10T17:53:18.073

2 Stative Verbs in Present Perfect Tense to Refer Recent Past 2017-10-08T19:40:26.500

2 is the verb "lie" in the sense of telling lies always stative? 2019-01-09T12:03:41.593

2 "Are you hearing me" Vs. "Do you hear me"? 2019-05-18T13:45:43.153

1 Adverb "now" in the present simple and the continuous 2015-01-29T03:03:20.297

1 Using 'like' on a continuous tense 2015-12-27T01:55:24.903

1 Is "Understanding of Each Other" correct? 2016-01-24T21:20:55.007

1 How to state an activity? 2016-12-16T07:01:56.280

1 Which verb form to use before 'understanding it'? 2017-01-20T12:42:41.577

1 Does "He started remembering" breach the laws of english grammar? 2018-10-18T02:20:13.853

1 Can I use "being" with "keep"? 2019-05-31T16:55:03.620

1 Is "become" both stative and dynamic verb 2019-10-17T02:44:28.800

1 Is the word 'remind' is stative verb? (remind vs. reminding) 2019-10-27T10:37:28.127

1 Is it natural to use the verb "want" in the continuous form to express a strong desire for something or to do something? 2019-12-13T12:19:12.440

1 "I have class" or "I am having class" in context 2020-02-03T14:32:14.043

1 What is the difference in meaning between "I wish" and "I am wishing"? 2020-05-25T20:15:31.680

1 "I hear" vs. "I am hearing" in context 2020-06-16T15:07:43.663

1 "I see" vs. "I am seeing" in the sense of receiving information through the sense of sight 2020-06-17T11:16:04.580

0 Progressive use of stative verbs 2015-12-06T16:47:23.790

0 Past perfect vs past simple in decision making and consequences 2016-02-09T13:04:19.163

0 difference between "He was dead by the time the doctor arrived" and "He had been dead by the time the doctor arrived" 2016-10-03T08:43:59.673

0 Why do we use present progressive in this case? 2017-04-30T00:44:54.997

0 Owning something temporarily 2018-02-12T03:54:19.183

0 What is the difference between abstract noun and stative verb? 2018-04-08T08:31:26.527

0 "She has all the things" in the passive 2018-09-07T03:50:29.233

0 Doubt about "be/get used to + stative verbs" 2018-11-20T14:39:15.487

0 Stative verbs with present perfect simple 2019-01-07T10:26:54.523

0 Correct use of stative verbs 2019-01-27T11:34:33.093

0 What is the appropriate tense for factual statements after a stative verb in the past tense? 2019-08-01T23:03:03.350

0 "I was" vs "I have been" 2019-11-18T14:52:21.260

0 "Someone has a relationshio with someone" or "someone is having a relationship with someone"? 2020-01-03T18:59:19.100

0 The use of the verb "think" in the progressive form in the sense of having some kind of opinion on something 2020-03-08T13:44:35.793

0 "I have a thought" vs "I am having a thought"? 2020-04-08T22:10:22.757

0 What is the difference in meaning between "I agree" and "I am agreeing"? 2020-05-05T12:22:37.533

0 "I think I will probably..." vs. "I am thinking I will probably..."? 2020-06-01T21:56:06.157

0 What is the difference in meaning between "I hear" and "I am hearing" in the sense of perceiving information through the sense of hearing? 2020-06-12T13:40:07.010

0 "I hear what you are saying" vs. "I am hearing what you are saying" 2020-06-17T22:19:16.083

0 Suspect in past continuous (were suspecting ) 2020-06-24T07:45:23.810

0 Can ing be used with stative verbs? 2020-08-27T11:06:30.587

0 What is the subtle difference between "I hope" and "I'm hoping"? 2020-08-30T18:21:09.487

0 can "could have" be either a past modal/auxiliary form as well as a stative form of have? 2020-08-24T21:04:48.890

-1 usages of "would rather" and "would prefer" 2014-12-31T07:55:52.820

-1 "If you think that..." vs. "if you are thinking that..." 2020-06-06T11:40:00.420

-2 I am finding it/ I find it difficult to understand English 2019-10-09T06:43:08.413