It: introductory object Introduction and Practice
find/think/make + find/think/make +to infinitive that clause• I find it difficult to talk to • I find it strange that she you. hasn’t written.• I thought it ridiculous to • I think it ridiculous that see Halloween costumes pet owners buy costumes for Pets. for their pets.• So many injuries made it • He made it clear that he impossible to win the didn’t want to come. match. “It” here is followed by an adjective! INCORRECT: *”I find ridiculous that…”
would love/ hate/like... itappreciate it if... when• I would love it if they • I like it when she arrives could come to the dinner. early.• I would appreciate it if • I hate it when people you told me in advance. smoke in my house.