V る ＋ とおり（に）
V た ＋ とおり（に）
NOUN ＋ の ＋ とおり（に）
as in this example, とおり can only be used with only verbs and nouns but not with adjective.What could be the simplest explanation to do so ? is it because Adjective is Quality(bad-good or feature), but why could not ..please explain
also Like とおり there are lot patterns which can only be used with verbs and nouns only but not with adjectives..Grammatical explanation ??