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Verb Collocations

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"Go diving" or "go to diving'?

When learning English it's important to learn collocations. Collocations are groups of  words that appear together in a sentence. Take a look at the following verb collocations. Each verb goes with a word or phrase:

  • Go shopping
  • Go to the shops
  • Do my homework
  • Tidy up my room
  • Rent a car
  • Go out for a walk
  • Work overtime
  • Get married
  • Go on a trip
  • Give me some help

Now match up the verbs to the correct words and phrases.

  • us some advice
  • a cruise
  • skiing
  • for dinner
  • the bank
  • the washing up
  • part-time
  • my flat
  • a villa for the summer
  • divorced


Link: Which sentences have mistakes?

  • Go
  • Go to
  • Do
  • Tidy up
  • Rent
  • Go out
  • Work
  • Get
  • Go on
  • Give