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Random academic collocations

Posted by on August 4th, 2019 | 2 responses | collocation, corpus, IELTS, speaking, vocabulary, writing

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individual (adj), behaviour (n)

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Sample sentences

individual case
characteristics
choice
component
differences
element
experience
interests
item
needs
response
responsibility
rights
variable
variation
acceptable
appropriate
human
sexual
social
behaviour

2 responses to “Random academic collocations”

  1. Vita says:

    I guess it’s related with an idiom…to kill two birds with one stone 😁

    • mm Pak Guru says:

      You’re right, Vita, that idioms usually contain strong collocation. For example we never say “Kill two birds with one stick,” or “Kill two cats with one stone.” Actually in this post I’m thinking more about combinations of 2 words -v,n; adj,n; etc. But thanks for the input!😊

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