语法

N over n

The 'grief' group

These nouns refer to emotions, attitudes, or states of mind, mostly negative ones. They may be general or individual.
He is consumed by grief over the death of his beautiful wife Lily.
He made the announcement amid mounting pessimism over the chances of reaching agreement on the issue of farm subsidies.
The preposition over is sometimes followed by an '-ing' clause.
Benjamin was a teenager racked with guilt and anxiety over wasting his life.
In the case of nouns referring to anxiety or uncertainty, the preposition over is sometimes followed by a wh-clause.
There were doubts over whether the experiment would get off the ground.
  • agitation
  • alarm
  • anger
  • anxiety
  • concern
  • confusion
  • discontent
  • dissatisfaction
  • doubt (usu plural)
  • euphoria
  • excitement
  • frustration
  • grief
  • guilt
  • pessimism
  • reservations
  • uncertainty
  • worry
  • 查看相关内容

    科林斯的新消息!
    科林斯的新消息!
    英语单词列表
    英语单词列表
    最新提交的词汇
    最新提交的词汇
    轻松学习英语语法
    轻松学习英语语法
    COBUILD 语法
    COBUILD 语法
    文字爱好者的博客
    文字爱好者的博客
    在线拼字检查
    在线拼字检查
    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