Grammatik

in N

The 'bewilderment' group

These nouns refer to feelings that are the cause of an action or reaction.
She stared at him in bewilderment.
Gill seems to have trouble with his guitar and, in a fit of pique, throws it across the stage.
He had clenched his fists in frustration as he had listened to the speeches.
With some of these nouns, especially agitation, confusion, delight, desperation, excitement, frustration, and surprise, the noun group sometimes begins with a possessive determiner.
In our excitement, we had overlooked the system's flaws.
  • in admiration
  • in agitation
  • in agony
  • in alarm
  • in amazement
  • in amusement
  • in anger
  • in anguish
  • in anticipation
  • in appreciation
  • in astonishment
  • in awe
  • in bewilderment
  • in confusion
  • in consternation
  • in delight
  • in despair
  • in desperation
  • in disbelief
  • in disgust
  • in dismay
  • in embarrassment
  • in exasperation
  • in excitement
  • in fascination
  • in frustration
  • in gratitude
  • in horror
  • in puzzlement
  • in relief
  • in shame
  • in shock
  • in surprise
  • in sympathy
  • in terror
  • in triumph
  • in wonderment
  • in a fit of ...
  • Siehe verwandten Inhalt

    NEU von Collins!
    NEU von Collins!
    Englische Wortlisten
    Englische Wortlisten
    Die letzten Wortvorschläge
    Die letzten Wortvorschläge
    Einfache englische Grammatik lernen
    Einfache englische Grammatik lernen
    COBUILD Grammar Patterns
    COBUILD Grammar Patterns
    Blog der Liebhaber von Wörtern
    Blog der Liebhaber von Wörtern
    Online Scrabble Checker
    Online Scrabble Checker
    The Paul Noble Method
    The Paul Noble Method
    Create an account and sign in to access this FREE content
    Register now or login in to access