Grammar Patterns

ADJ to-inf

The 'cheap' and 'expensive' group

These adjectives indicate that something has some kind of advantage or disadvantage, such as being easy to use, or expensive.
The television networks love these shows because they are cheap to make.
But children's homes are expensive to run and difficult to staff.
  • cheap
  • costly
  • economical
  • expensive
  • inexpensive
  • profitable
  • uneconomic
  • uneconomical
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