Grammar Patterns

it v-link ADJ that

The 'likely' group

These adjectives indicate whether something is likely or true, or not.
It's arguable that Patrick and Sally's marriage could have been saved if he'd voiced his problems earlier.
Although we don't know what a baby really thinks at birth, it's almost certain that he doesn't realise he is an individual, separate from everything around him.
Our correspondent says that it is improbable that the Prime Minister will be forced to resign.
Given the mood of the country it is inconceivable that Parliament would object.
It seems likely that there will not be any major changes to the shadow Ministry.
One speaker said it was perfectly plausible that at some point in the future we could end up paying for our air.
Although we make every effort to ensure the information given is correct, it is possible some dates may change after we go to press.
  • arguable
  • axiomatic
  • believable
  • certain
  • conceivable
  • correct
  • definite
  • demonstrable
  • doubtful
  • false
  • feasible
  • guaranteed
  • imaginable
  • implausible
  • impossible
  • improbable
  • inconceivable
  • incontestable
  • incontrovertible
  • incredible
  • indisputable
  • inescapable
  • irrefutable
  • likely
  • notorious
  • plausible
  • possible
  • probable
  • questionable
  • thinkable
  • true
  • unavoidable
  • unbelievable
  • uncertain
  • unclear
  • undeniable
  • undisputed
  • unimaginable
  • unlikely
  • unquestionable
  • unthinkable
  • untrue
  • well-known
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