negative attitude

This page is about the collocation negative attitude

collocation pattern: adjective + noun


an attitude that shows a critical viewpoint or a negative bias

For example

  • Why are so many people developing a negative attitude towards science?

  • Attitudes became more negative after the oil industry's attacks on climate scientists.

A similar collocation is "negative view"

Quick Quiz

George has a negative attitude towards working mothers. He thinks

a. workers shouldn't have mothers

b. mothers shouldn't be working

c. mothers should work more

Contributor: Matt Errey