Adjectives with this pattern belong to the following meaning groups:The 'surprised' groupThe 'angry' groupThe 'horrified' groupThe 'glad' groupThe 'certain' groupThe 'aware' groupThe 'anxious' groupThe 'agreed' groupThe 'insistent' groupThe 'careful' groupThe 'lucky' groupThe 'correct' group
ADJ thatThe adjective is followed by a that-clause. The word that is sometimes omitted.
|He was||annoyed||that no meal was available.|
|I felt||sure||that Mike and Tina could find another job.|
|He became||terrified||that a snake was going to bite him.|