Natural English – Collocations IV

A collocation is a combination of words that are often used together in English. If you know some collocations it’s very helpful to gain confidence in using English. Here is are some more examples of English collocations: feel free = to feel like someone is allowed to do something or take something “Thanks for coming to visit today, feel free to stay for …

Natural English – Collocations III

It’s collocation week! Lets learn some natural English 🙂 A collocation is a combination of words that are often used together in English. If you know some collocations it’s very helpful to gain confidence in using English. Here is are some more examples of English collocations: waste time = Do something that is not a good use of time. “Stop wasting time playing …

Natural English – Collocations II

It’s collocation week! Lets learn some natural English 🙂 A collocation is a combination of words that are often used together in English. If you know some collocations it’s very helpful to gain confidence in using English. In English we sometimes use the word ‘dead‘ to mean ‘very’ or ‘extremely.’ Here are a few natural English collocations:dead serious = very serious “You won’t believe …

Natural English – Collocations

COLLOCATIONS A collocation is a combination of words that are often used together in English. If you know some collocations it’s very helpful to gain confidence in using English. Here is an example of an English collocation: “I like strong coffee.” – This has the same meaning as “I like powerful coffee” but we never use the word powerful to describe coffee. …