ADJ over n
Adjectives with this pattern belong to the following meaning groups:The 'angry' groupThe 'despondent' groupThe 'worried' groupThe 'enthusiastic' groupThe 'jealous' groupThe 'go mad' groupThe 'dominant' groupAdjectives with other meanings
ADJ over nThe adjective is followed by a prepositional phrase which consists of over and a noun group. With some adjectives the preposition over is sometimes followed by an '-ing' clause. This pattern is ADJ over -ing.
|Mr Moon was||furious||over||his arrest.|
|Pamela is||potty||over||her daughter.|