Дієслова, що описують дії або заходи, часто називають “динамічними”. А дієслова стану називають “статичними”. Дієслова дії описують те, що робить людина або річ. Інші ж показують як людина/річ почувається і що відчуває.
- I read/am reading a book.
- I love books.
Більше про дієслова стану та дії можна прочитати у однойменній статті.
Додатковий матеріал до тесту “Дієслова стану”:
I ____ that libraries are a good thing and they should be open to the public in all countries.
I ____ some financial problems last year, but I'm in a better position now.
I ____ this house. I just bought it last week.
This sandwich ____ delicious.
I ____ red wine, but my friend likes white wine.
I ____ lousy today. I have a headache and I want to go to bed.
My husband ____ new glasses. We have to go to the eye doctor tomorrow.
I ____ you to pick me up at 4:30 pm tomorrow.
Chris ____ angry. What's wrong with him?
I ____ you are a very attractive person.
I ____ a red car. My husband's car is white.
Man: Let's go to Hawaii this year. Woman: OK! That ____ good.
I ____ I want to go to Europe in the summer.
I ____ a new car. My old car is ugly.
I ____ myself a reasonable person. I would like to talk about this matter with you at a later date.
I ____ you should come over and have dinner with us next week.
I ____ a bad cold. I'm going to the doctor at 1 pm.
I ____ to work really hard today because I took a day off earlier this week.
I ____ this television program. It interests me.
I ____ to go to the mall. I really love shopping.
I ____ you are a lazy, selfish person and I don't like you.
I ____ you are a really nice person.
I ____ bad about the harsh things I said yesterday. Can you forgive me?
I'm glad we painted the bathroom. It ____ much better now.
I love the flowers on your table. They ____ beautiful!
I ____ cheesecake so much. I just had some yesterday.
Your new landlord ____ nice and friendly.
It ____ like you have something on your mind. Do you want to talk about it?
Mitchell ____ a police officer.
I ____ to go to Mexico, but my husband doesn't want to go there this year. He wants to go to England.