What is collocation give 5 examples?
|to make the bed
|I need to make the bed every day.
|to do homework
|My son does his homework after dinner.
|to take a risk
|Some people don’t take enough risks in life.
|to give someone advice
|The teacher gave us some advice on taking tests.
What does collocation mean? : the act or result of placing or arranging together the collocation of atoms specifically : a noticeable arrangement or conjoining of linguistic elements (such as words) “To save time” and “make the bed” are common collocations.
What are the collocation words? A collocation is a group of two or more words that are almost always put together to create a specific meaning. Using a different combination of words sounds unnatural or awkward. Some common collocations are: to make a mistake, but not to do a mistake.
What are the six 6 types of collocations? There are about six main types of collocations: adjective + noun, noun + noun (such as collective nouns), verb + noun, adverb + adjective, verbs + prepositional phrase (phrasal verbs), and verb + adverb.