Pattern 6: what v-link ADJ about n v-link n/that/whThe adjective group is followed by a prepositional phrase beginning with about. The link verb is followed by a noun group, a that-clause, or a wh-clause.
This pattern is productive: a range of adjectives that mean 'unusual', 'good', or, less frequently, 'bad', sometimes occur with this pattern. We list below the most frequent.The adjectives with this pattern belong to the following meaning groups:The 'different' groupThe 'impressive' group
|what||link verb||Adjective group||about||noun group||link verb||noun group/that/wh|
|What||is||interesting||about||this village||is||that it is in Germany.|
|What||is||notable||about||the show||is||its humour.|