Grammar Patterns

it v-link poss N to-inf

The 'custom' group

These nouns are used to indicate what someone usually does.
It is our custom to cremate our dead.
  • custom
  • habit
  • practice
  • Custom and practice also have the pattern it v-link the N to-inf. Fashion and norm have this pattern too.
    In some countries it is the practice to underline the name of the town to make it stand out on an envelope.

    See related content

    NEW from Collins!
    NEW from Collins!
    English Word Lists
    English Word Lists
    Latest Word Submissions
    Latest Word Submissions
    Easy Learning English Grammar
    Easy Learning English Grammar
    COBUILD Grammar Patterns
    COBUILD Grammar Patterns
    Word Lover's Blog
    Word Lover's Blog
    Online Scrabble Checker
    Online Scrabble Checker
    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