Grammar Patterns

N to n

The 'father' group

These nouns are used to indicate the kind of relationship that one person has to another.
He is now better at being a father to his children, Troy, seven, and Maisie, five.
Friend, husband, and wife are typically used with the adjective good.
Kevin's been a good friend to me.
  • brother
  • cousin
  • daughter
  • father
  • father figure
  • friend
  • husband
  • kin
  • mother
  • sister
  • son
  • wife
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