Grammar Patterns

N for n

The 'opportunity' group

These nouns refer to an opportunity to do something.
She said she was attracted to the position because it offered an opportunity for public service.
The preposition for is sometimes followed by an '-ing' clause.
There is little scope for cutting taxes because of the precarious state of the country's finances.
  • chance
  • occasion
  • opportunity
  • room
  • scope
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