+450 Common Collocation Words List

+450 Common Collocation Words List

The word “collocations” comes as a foreign word in grammar. But generally, many people use many collocations in their daily life, even if they do not know the name. Collocations is a word meaning are words used in stereotypes. The link established between this group of words may not sound the same when replaced with another word. This is why this group of words is named collocations. Collocations can express an emotion, a situation, an event, or an action. Apart from the collocations that we are used to daily, listening and reading are necessary to learn collocations.

Here are +450 Common Collocation Words List

Collocations With COME
come close come complete with
come early come first
come into view come late
come last come to a compromise
come to life  come second
come to decision come to a total of
come to an end come to an agreement
come direct come cheap
come to a stop come into sth.
come clean about come under attack
come up with come to life
come prepared come to a realization
come to terms with come in last
come on time come to power
come right back come to sb’s rescue
come to a conclusion
Collocations With GET
get a call get a joke
get a ticket get a letter
get a cold get a shock
get a dark get a clue
get a tan get a job
get out of breath get drunk
get started get fired
get cool get pregnant
get hungry get one’s hair cut
get together get a right
get dressed get upsed
get divorced get changed
haveget ready for get the impression
get into trouble get wet
get good get worried
get a chance get lost
get permission get stuck
get a degree get to sleep
get home get married
get nowhere

 

Collocations With DO
do business do nothing
do the cooking do the housework
do the shopping do your best
do your hair do home work
do damage do laundry
do the dishes do harm
do good do the exam
do anything do a good job
do your chores do everything
do sport do well
do the ironing do the cleaning
do badly do business
do exercises do a job
do an interview do  your make-up
do research do the dishes
do an operation do work
do the math  do the maximum
do a favour do a deal
do cleaning do account
do a drawing do friends
Collocations With TAKE
take part in sth. take time
take a look take a bath
take a shower take a break
take a chance take a picture
take a seat take notes
take care take a break
take class take a rest
take a taxi take an exam
take care of take your time
take a decision take a bite
take a bow take advice
take a hike take a risk
take a survey take the bus
take medicine take a trip
take part take lessons
take my place take a long time
take effect take cover
take it seriously take a vacation
take it apart take heart
take a course take a sit
Collocations With HAVE
have a shower have a bath
have a wash have a scrub
have a rest have a break
have a nap have a snooze
have a lie down have a dream
have a holiday have a day off
have a party have fun
have a haircut have a shave
have a chat have a decision
have a conversation have a talk
have an argument have a dispute
have a fight  have a quarrel
have a lecture have a walk
have a jog have a run
have a swim have a stretch
have a game have a dance
have a drill have a lesson
have a think have a meal
have lunch a snack
have a coffee have a sweet
Collocations With GO
go home go downtown
go abroad go North
go South go party
go cinema go bank
go a hike go a drink
go a coffee go a meal
go a rest go a nap
go a ride go a drive
go a swim go a walk
go a run go doctor’s
go mountains go beach
go lake go port
go airport go supermarket
go a safari go an adventure
go a cruise go a trip
go holiday go meeting
go conference go gig
go concert go Asia
go Europe go prison
go university go college
Collocations With MAKE
make an appointment make a fortune
make charge make money
make an efforts make friends
make a decision make fun of sby
make breakfast make love
make lunch make a mess
make dinner make a mistake
make a choice make a noise
make an exception make a sound
make an excuse make a phone call
make plans make a mistake
make progress make a profit
make the bed make a suggestion
make a wish make an attempt
make a point make an offer
make a request make a mistake
make changes make furniture
make payment make room
make clear make trouble
make an excuse make a cake
Collocations With BREAK
break a bone break a code
break a habit break a law
break down break the news to someone
break a promise break a record
break a window break ground
break new ground break someone’s heart
break the ice break one’s fall
break a leg break even
break loose break from tradition
break the rules break the silence
break the spell break free
break up break the ice
Collocations With SAVE
save electricity save energy
save money save someone the trouble
save a penalty save space
save time save yourself the trouble
save lives save someone a seat
save a short save the environment
save something save someone’s life
save one’s strength save something to a disk
Collocations With PAY
pay a bill pay a fine
pay a visit pay someone a visit
pay attention pay interest
pay the price pay someone a compliment
pay cash pay handsomely
pay well pay one’s respects
pay someone back pay for something
gross pay pay by credit card
Collocations With KEEP
keep a secret keep a promise
keep a diary keep a journal
keep the change keep score
keep your balance keep someone in check
keep an appointment keep away
keep pace keep calm
keep control keep the quite
keep records keep animals
keep someone’s keeper keep up the good work
keep in touch keep track of
keep tabs on keep in mind
keep sth to yourself keep sth at bay
keep someone keep someone’s place
keep someone posted keep it up
keep it down keep up
keep your job keep safe
keep someone company keep sth on the down low
keep someone’s distance
Collocations With CATCH
catch a ball catch a bus
catch a cold catch a chill
catch someone by surprise catch someone off guard
catch some rays catch a whiff
catch the flue catch a glimpse
catch someone at a bad time catch someone’s attention
catch sight of sth catch someone’s eye
catch a thief catch a train
catch someone red-banded good catch
catch (on) fire catch you later
catch your breath catch the news
catch someone in the art play catch
Collocations With TIME
spend time waste time
make time for save time
free time have a hard time
have time take your time
on time just in time
take time off run out of time
stall for time pass the time
leisure time spare time
take your time this/the same time tomorrow
to tell time to keep time
precious time set time
kill time have a great time
Collocations With TELL
tell a lie tell a story
tell a secret tell a joke
tell the truth tell the difference
tell the time tell somebody the way
tell somebody one’s name tell your name
tell the future tell one from another
Collocations With ASK
ask a favour ask a question
ask about ask card
ask over ask like
ask time ask music
ask along ask somebody out
ask if/whether ask one’s opinion
Collocations With SAY
say goodbye say hello
say nothing say sorry
say something say a prayer
say yes/no say thank you
say no more say a word
say a few words say for certain/sure
Collocations With PLAY
play game play role
play part play card
play basketball play rugby
play hockey play over
play like play time
play music play baseball
play chess play snooker
play along play well
play trick play other
play tennis play cricket
play squash play little
play again play football
play volleyball play golf
play board games play badminton
Collocations With GROW
grow up grow up on something
grow hair grow a bread
grow older grow a moustache
grow wiser grow stronger
grow fruit grow a tree
grow 2 inches grow vegetables
grow out of something grow together
grow leisure time grow well
grow quickly grow 4 centimetres
grow slowly grow out
begin to grow grow wheat
grow wiser grow tired of something
Collocations With LOVE
love life loved one
fall in love love song
love affair first love
true love young love
love letter love poem
Collocations With GIVE
give a call give a chance
give a damn give a hand
give a choice give a headache
give a hug give a kiss
give a ring give a description
give a lift give a lecture
give a speech give a performance
give a ride give an advice
give an answer give an example
give an idea give a buzz
give a quess give a trip
give an opinion give birth
give credit give evidence
give notice give permission
give priority give rise to
give information give a lead
give lessons give the impression
give thought (to) give hope
give way give somebody a call
give somebody a chance give somebody a lift
give somebody a go give news
give an explanation give help
Collocations With CARRY
carry passangers carry the victory
carry off carry cargo
carry baby carry out
carry virus carry on
carry over
Collocations With LOSE
lose weight lose money
lose the way lose one’s mind
lose the match lose a game
lose a best lose one’s temper
lose something lose consciousness
lose one’s something lose a family member