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Posted by ISLPR Language Services on July 17, 2020 at 11:15 AM

The term “collocation” refers to the way in which words are put together by native speakers in a phrase or sentence.  Sometimes a collocation can be explained in terms of the grammar of the language but often there is no obvious explanation and it is simply a matter of idiom or what native speakers say, e.g. I am going to visit Brisbane.The phrase “to visit Brisbane” can be explained grammatically by stating that the verb “to visit” takes a direct object, “Brisbane”.

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Topics: Learn english, ISLPR, Collocations

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