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    Default Re: Collocations

    Quote Originally Posted by Veron1 View Post
    1- to make an appointment

    2- correct? I'm not sure



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    Well done! You found out the correct answers.

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    Thanks Teia



    Is there more.....

    It's a practical way to learn collocations



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    Cool Re: Collocations

    Give me a ring when you get home.

    meaning: give me a phone call


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    Quote Originally Posted by Veron1 View Post
    Thanks Teia



    Is there more.....

    It's a practical way to learn collocations



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    Here are some useful links:

    http://www.usingenglish.com/search/?...llocations#874- the best

    English Collocations Lessons

    Collocations for ESL teachers: eslflow webguide [very good, in my opinion]

    Collocations

    Preposition Table

    English Quiz - Collocations (A-4-ESL)

    Collocations

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    Thanks a bunch my friend




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    Quote Originally Posted by Veron1 View Post
    Thanks a bunch my friend




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    You are most welcome! I hope you have plenty of time to do those exercises!

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    Quote Originally Posted by teia_petrescu View Post
    I hope you have plenty of time to do those exercises!
    You're right
    I try to
    I'll take a deep breath and start doing them but not now
    I must take my dinner right now


    See you soon



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    Default Re: Collocations

    nice links teia!

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    Have a think:

    e.g:I'll have a think about it and let you know


    meaning:I'll think about the matter

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    Default Re: Collocations

    Quote Originally Posted by Casiopea View Post
    They can be, yes, because phrasal verbs are formed using the same verb but with different prepositions. Change the preposition and you change the verb's meaning. As for idioms, say, black and white, like phasal verbs, the ordering is set.

    Try here, What is collocation?
    thanks for the link, It was sooooooo helpful..

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