Grammar Patterns

Introductory it as Subject

5.11 it V n adj to-inf

The verb is followed by a noun group, an adjective group, and a to-infinitive clause. The noun group is the Object and the adjective group is the Object Complement.
There are only two verbs with this pattern.
I was sure he was thinking, you'll never pin this on me, Meg. And it drove me crazy to think that he might be right.
  • drive
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