Grammar Patterns

ADJ that

The 'glad' group

These adjectives indicate a range of positive reactions to something.
'Worst Journeys' is the kind of book that makes you glad you're safe at home.
Most of the time I'm just thankful that I've got a job - my younger brothers can't get permanent employment.
The adjective good occurs with the verb feel.
You should feel good that you saved a life and found a new family for this pet.
  • awestruck
  • chuffed
  • content
  • ecstatic
  • encouraged
  • flattered
  • glad
  • good
  • grateful
  • gratified
  • happy
  • heartened
  • jubilant
  • pleased
  • proud
  • thankful
  • thrilled
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