Grammar Patterns

General it as Object

The 'strike it rich' group

These verbs indicate that someone is successful or lucky.
In the case of strike, the word after it is lucky or rich.
She says the graduates' perception is that industry offers more opportunities to strike it rich.
In the case of make, the word after it is always big.
He warned Dean his private life would disappear if he made it big as an actor.
  • make
  • strike
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