- 01. The jury took only 3 hours to reach a [guilty] verdict in the murder case.02. The child's mother was filled with [guilt] after her son burned himself trying to get something off the stove.03. The little boy had a [guilty] look on his face when his mother asked him if he knew who had eaten all the cookies.04. Before you can reach a [guilty] verdict, you must be certain beyond all doubt that this man meant to kill the victim.05. No one is [guiltless] in the continued destruction of the environment.06. The driver of the bus that hit the two children has been found [guilty] of criminal negligence causing death.07. The young boy looked up [guiltily] as his parents entered the police station where he was being held for car theft.08. The dog had a [guilty] look on its face after it peed on the carpet.09. In July 2002, an American court found two former Salvadoran generals [guilty] of allowing the torture of civilians during El Salvador's civil war.10. In our court system, a person is presumed to be innocent unless [guilt] is proven beyond all reasonable doubt.11. His feelings of [guilt] over the death of his wife in a car accident remained with him for the rest of his life.12. Someone once said that by working hard, you can play hard without feeling [guilty].13. There is an old proverb which observes that a [guilty] conscience needs no accuser.14. British author Oscar Wilde served two years of hard labor in prison after being found [guilty] of homosexuality.15. Acting in culturally disapproved ways may arouse feelings of shame and [guilt].
Grammatical examples in English. 2013.