Collocation: the other key to IELTS 7 (2 of 8)

By | November 1, 2017


Collocation: the other key to IELTS 7 (2 of 8)

Time to Practice

Here’s the first of the ‘collocation’ exercises. Can you ‘fix’ the following sentences by changing (or removing) the underlined word? There may be different ways to answer this. The answers will be in the next ‘collocation’ post.

  1. The climate has become unreasonable.
  2. Most people reach for a better life.
  3. In a physical shop, customers can check the quality reaches their expectations.
  4. Lack of interaction can cause emotional disease.
  5. This helps them attend their destination more quickly.
  6. Their salary cannot support a high quality of life.
  7. The medicine can help stop the swelling.

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Author: Andrew

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