Grammar Patterns

N to n

The 'heir' group

These nouns refer to someone who is going to inherit something.
Prince William, heir to the British throne, was taken in hand by the boys' nanny so that he could learn to fly a kite.
  • heir
  • heir apparent
  • heiress
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