ADJ as n
The adjectives with this pattern belong to the following meaning groups:The 'famous' groupThe 'marvellous' groupThe 'important' groupThe 'allowable' groupAdjectives with other meaningsOther related patterns
ADJ as nThe adjective is followed by a prepositional phrase which consists of as and a noun group.
|He's proved absolutely||ideal||as||the captain.|
|The legend has become||necessary||as||a source of pride.|
|These are quite||popular||as||indoor plants.|