Grammar Patterns

it v-link poss N that

it v-link poss N that

The noun follows introductory it, a link verb (usually be), and a possessive, and is followed by a that-clause. The word that is sometimes omitted.
itlink verbpossessiveNounthat-clause
It'smyopinionthat he saved that woman's life.
Itwashissuggestionthat the contract should be adjusted.
Nouns with this pattern belong to the following meaning groups:
The 'belief' groupThe 'wish' groupNouns with other meanings

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