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    Default verbs with knowledge

    Which of the following are possible collocations [a tick/cross/question mark will make it all the more clearer ]? Thanks

    - build up (my) knowledge ...
    - improve (my) knowledge...
    - gain knowledge...
    - learn knowledge
    - study knowledge

    What other possibilities? Many thanks again

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    Quote Originally Posted by Tedwonny View Post
    Which of the following are possible collocations [a tick/cross/question mark will make it all the more clearer ]? Thanks

    - build up (my) knowledge ...
    - improve (my) knowledge...
    - gain knowledge...
    - learn knowledge
    - study knowledge

    What other possibilities? Many thanks again
    The last two, "learn" and "study" do not work.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Tedwonny View Post
    Which of the following are possible collocations [a tick/cross/question mark will make it all the more clearer ]? Thanks

    - build up (my) knowledge ...
    - improve (my) knowledge...
    - gain knowledge...
    - learn knowledge
    - study knowledge

    What other possibilities? Many thanks again
    You can also use:

    acquire knowledge
    obtain knowledge

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    Default Re: verbs with knowledge

    What do you think about "get knowledge"?
    Please, correct all my mistakes. I should know English perfectly and if you show me my mistakes I will achieve my dream a little bit faster. A lot of thanks.

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    It's a very poor substitute for any of the much better alternatives.

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    Default Re: verbs with knowledge

    Thank you all so very much!

    Any good recommendations for dictionaries, websites and the like for collocations as the query I have above?

    Many Thanks really =)

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