Grammar Patterns

ADJ for n

The 'eager' group

These adjectives indicate that someone wants something.
'When the job came through I was really desperate for money,' she said.
Across the country, people are eager for a president who will do what it takes to create new jobs.
Whilst the people are impatient for change, the interim government has to ask the permission of the King first.
We are looking for people with bags of energy and enthusiasm, who have a keen interest in fashion and are up for a challenge.
  • agog
  • ambitious
  • anxious
  • avid
  • desperate
  • eager
  • greedy
  • homesick
  • hopeful
  • hungry
  • impatient
  • keen
  • mad
  • nostalgic
  • ready
  • thirsty
  • up
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