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    I eanr to know more about stative verbs

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    I eanr to know more about stative verbs
    That is a bit broad. Is there something specific you wish to learn?

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    Default Re: stative vrebs

    Stative verbs do not descibe actions, but things that exist over time: 'live' is a stative verb, for instance. :o

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    Default Re: stative vrebs

    I would say that is is a stative verb.

    "That depends on what the meaning of is is."

    Whatever you say, Bill. :)


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    Default Re: stative vrebs

    Is can be stative. It can also be called a copula verb- a linking verb

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    Default Re: stative vrebs

    The following page descibes stative verbs:

    Stative Verb
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