Grammar Patterns

it v-link ADJ of n to-inf

The 'stupid' group

These adjectives indicate that the action indicated in the to-infinitive clause is judged to be bad in some way.
It's arrogant of us to expect our pop stars to be beyond human influences.
It is rather disingenuous of the government to say they are going for cost savings, and then increase costs by improving terms and conditions..
'It would have been rude of me not to pick you up,' said Rufus.
It was stupid of you to dash away and buy a ring.
I thought it was wrong of politicians to interfere in sport.
  • absurd
  • arrogant
  • cheeky
  • childish
  • churlish
  • clumsy
  • cruel
  • disgraceful
  • disingenuous
  • foolish
  • gutless
  • hypocritical
  • immoral
  • improper
  • impudent
  • irrational
  • irresponsible
  • mean
  • naive
  • negligent
  • perverse
  • presumptuous
  • rude
  • selfish
  • shameful
  • silly
  • stupid
  • thoughtless
  • BROKEN!
  • unkind
  • unprofessional
  • unreasonable
  • unworthy
  • wrong
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