ADJ at n
Adjectives with this pattern belong to the following meaning groups:The 'good' groupThe 'nervous' groupThe 'angry' groupProductive use
ADJ at nThe adjective is followed by a prepositional phrase which consists of at and a noun group. The preposition is sometimes followed by an '-ing' clause. This pattern is ADJ at -ing.
|Adjective||at||noun group/-ing clause|
|She's||excellent||at||getting people to do things.|
|Sydney was||furious||at||the treatment he had received.|
|He was really||mad||at||me.|