Grammar Patterns

ADJ after v

Adjectives with other meanings

There are a number of other adjectives which have this pattern. Empty-handed, quiet, silent, and unannounced have only Pattern 1. Cheap has only Pattern 2.
To the astonishment of all concerned, she was so familiar with the town that she was able to lead the researchers through it blindfold.
They stole baby milk and then they sold it cheap.
They walked into his hotel room unannounced, and Rizzoli instantly smelled trouble.
  • blindfold
  • cheap
  • empty-handed
  • half-price
  • live
  • quiet
  • silent
  • unannounced
  • unplugged
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