Collocation: the other key to IELTS 7: Answer to 8 of 8

By | November 24, 2017

Collocation: the other key to IELTS 7: Answer to 8 of 8

Here are the answers to the previous collocation exercise (8 of 8). The first sentence has the wrong collocation; the second sentence has the correct one.

  1. This can cause high concern.

This can cause great concern.

  1. Parents must lose their free time to look after a baby.

Parents must sacrifice their free time to look after a baby.

  1. The government should act a role in this.

The government should play a role in this.

  1. Advertising stimulates people to buy goods.

Advertising encourages people to buy goods.

  1. Cigarettes make health problems.

Cigarettes create/cause health problems.

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Author: Andrew

Andrew Guilfoyle Cambridge CELTA, Cambridge DELTA, Cambridge CELTA teacher-trainer, M.Ed