100 Examples of Stative Verbs in Sentences

100 Examples of Stative Verbs in Sentences100 Examples of Stative Verbs in Sentences

  1. A local gang is suspected by police.
  2. His kingdom is ruled by love without saying anything.
  3. Every man knows himself best.
  4. You don’t expect me to believe that, do you?
  5. In his mind, there is still some doubt.
  6. Stop speaking in riddles and start saying what you mean.
  7. The vast majority of those polled prefer television to radio.
  8. Always remember too little and forget too much.
  9. To some extent, I agree with you.
  10. I can’t imagine a scene like that.
  11. I think he’s a thief.
  12. When it comes to one bone, two dogs rarely agree.
  13. Atheists are people who do not believe in God.
  14. In this case, he is the police’s top suspect.
  15. ‘I can imagine he was enraged.’
  16. I’ll take your guess as good as mine.
  17. Please accept my apologies; I didn’t mean to scare you.
  18. Do you prefer savory or sweet foods?
  19. Voters, they believe, can be easily manipulated.
  20. He is, without a doubt, guilty.
  21. I prefer to paint with watercolors in general.
  22. I didn’t mean to offend you in any way.
  23. I can’t imagine a better wife for you.
  24. If you don’t like your food, don’t eat it.
  25. It’s easier for friends to agree when they’re separated.
  26. We wish her the best of luck in her new endeavor.
  27. His suitability for the job is being questioned.
  28. Brave acts are never accompanied by a trumpet.
  29. ‘I only wish I had known!’
  30. If you have doubts about yourself, you are standing on shaky11 ground.
  31. What exactly do you mean?
  32. The suspect was interrogated for several hours by the police.
  33. ‘I don’t believe so!’
  34. It’s difficult to imagine anything getting in the way of their relationship.
  35. It looks like it’s going to rain.
  36. I wish I could find a photo of Thomas.
  37. Fools never know when they’re in good health.
  38. They believe that defying convention is necessary.
  39. It’s rare for two people in the same trade to agree.
  40. Virtue is like a beautiful plain stone set.
  41. To the average punter, the technical details are meaningless.
  42. The suspect was beaten until he confessed.
  43. With a wink, he said, “Know what I mean?”
  44. I suppose he’s a business neophyte.
  45. I’d like to get a job.
  46. If you’d like, we can get to work right away.
  47. It was impossible to believe the story.
  48. I believe he has begun to study anthropology.
  49. We despise people like him.
  50. I don’t believe she is cruel.
  51. I’m not sure why he hates his parents so much.
  52. I believe they were correct.
  53. When love fails, we become acutely aware of all flaws.
  54. I’d like to see my son take more initiative.
  55. His coworkers had a strong dislike for him.
  56. I wish you were more upbeat.
  57. I now understand that wars do not end.
  58. I remember seeing the book somewhere, but I can’t recall where.
  59. True progress is knowing oneself.
  60. The renewal of love is the falling out of lovers.
  61. I don’t want to be stranded at home in the dark.
  62. One type of love is that which is based on faith.
  63. Now, I can’t imagine life without the kids.
  64. The lack of motivation is what makes life so boring.
  65. She made it clear that she didn’t want to talk.
  66. I wish I was/were a couple of inches taller.
  67. The prime suspect has been identified as her.
  68. Dark hair and green eyes characterize the suspect.
  69. They wish for a decrease in prices.
  70. There didn’t appear to be any doubt.
  71. Friendship is like wine in that the older it gets, the better it is.
  72. Do it yourself if you want a job well done.
  73. There’s nothing like an old fool to make you laugh.
  74. No love isn’t fair in prison.
  75. I had to agree when he said that.
  76. In love and war, everything is fair.
  77. All is fair in love and war, according to Anne Frank.
  78. Small compliments can mean a lot to me at times.
  79. Prepare for war if you want peace.
  80. The suspect is being held under constant surveillance.
  81. His innocence is beyond a shadow of a doubt.
  82. I believe he is a covert fascist.
  83. The cops proved his guilt beyond a shadow of a doubt.
  84. You should not believe everything you read on the internet.
  85. Guess who I ran into the other day?
  86. Do you believe in ghosts like I do?
  87. I wish we had access to a vehicle.
  88. The best guess for the first deliveries is April.
  89. Don’t believe everything you see or even half of what you hear.
  90. ‘Do you think it’ll rain today?’
  91. I completely understand why you made your decision.
  92. Do you get what I’m saying? —I believe so.
  93. I have my doubts about the veracity of this report.
  94. You won’t believe what happened!
  95. No one understands what I’m going through.
  96. It’s rare for two people in the same trade to agree.
  97. They’re starting to look suspicious, I believe.
  98. I believe that a soft sell is preferred by the majority of customers.
  99. I’m not sure I understand everything.