a condition in which a person or thing is; a particular way of being, feeling, or thinking considered with regard to its most important or noticeable quality
the government or political organization of a country
any of the smaller partly self-governing areas making up certain nations
the grandness and ceremony connected with governments and rulers
set in advance
"his state is in the deep south"
"the current state of knowledge"
"his state of health"
"in a weak financial state"
"the state has lowered its income tax"
"the state has elected a new president"
"students who had come to the nation's capitol"
"the country's largest manufacturer"
"an industrialized land"
"the solid state of water is called ice"
"he was in such a state you just couldn't reason with him"
"he returned to the land of his birth"
"he visited several European countries"
"the Department of State was created in 1789"
"He said that he wanted to marry her"
"tell me what is bothering you"
"state your opinion"
"state your name"
"I submit to you that the accused is guilty"
"Can you express this distance in kilometers?"
The state of discipline in the Army seems to be getting a bit lax.
出自： J. B. Morton
I noted almost daily the state of her health.
出自： L. Woolf
He could not..tell Mary about the state of their finances.
出自： P. Dally
To be childless is not a happy state for any woman.
出自： C. Harkness
A problem must be stated in order to be solved.
出自： J. Martineau
The..secretary stated authoritatively..that the mayor would not sign that day.
出自： L. Steffens
The parents were requested to state what diseases their children had had.
出自： R. Fraser
The chairman stated that the contract would be signed on 16th April.
The teacher said that he had to go back to classroom soon.
误 She is at a poor state of health.
正 She is in a poor state of health.
析 state作“状态”“状况”解时,常用于be in a state of sth 的结构,表示“处于某种状况〔情况〕”,这里介词用in,不用at。
误 The head of the state played a key role in politics.
正 The head of state played a key role in politics.
析 用head of state表示“国家元首”时, state前不加冠词。
误 The United States are located in North America.
正 The United States is located in North America.