Gramática

ADJ of n

The 'afraid' group

These adjectives indicate that someone is frightened or wary. One adjective, unafraid, indicates that someone is not frightened.
Everyone is afraid of him.
It left millions of Americans distrustful of their own government, ready to believe the worst.
She was terrified of heights.
With all these adjectives except distrustful, mistrustful, and sceptical, the preposition of is sometimes followed by an '-ing' clause.
Many people are frightened of losing their jobs.
Many people are wary of investing in share-based investments because the value can go down and they may lose money.
  • afraid
  • apprehensive
  • cautious
  • chary
  • distrustful
  • fearful
  • frightened
  • leery
  • mistrustful
  • nervous
  • petrified
  • scared
  • sceptical
  • shy
  • suspicious
  • terrified
  • unafraid
  • wary
  • Veja o conteúdo relacionado

    NOVO de Collins!
    NOVO de Collins!
    Listas de palavras em inglês
    Listas de palavras em inglês
    Palavras Recentemente Sugeridas
    Palavras Recentemente Sugeridas
    Gramática de Aprendizagem Fácil em Inglês
    Gramática de Aprendizagem Fácil em Inglês
    COBUILD Gramática
    COBUILD Gramática
    Blog de amantes de palavras
    Blog de amantes de palavras
    Verificador de Scrabble Online
    Verificador de Scrabble Online
    The Paul Noble Method
    The Paul Noble Method
    Create an account and sign in to access this FREE content
    Register now or login in to access