Vocabulary | Essential Collocations Series

IELTS Lessons, written by Sam Morgan and Tom Speed

​In this class you will review or learn some very useful verb and preposition/adverb collocations for speaking and writing. 

You can find the previous collocations quiz here and a more advanced academic quiz here.

Choose a preposition from the box that collocates with the verb in bold.

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1. My generation don’t write letters people because we just use the internet.
2. I’m terrible at waiting things.
3. At my university I belong a lot of groups because it’s a great way to meet people and have fun.
4. When I have a serious problem, I rely my best friend to help me.
5. I was at a party and my friend introduced me some really interesting people.
6. It can be difficult to find information online if you don’t know the correct words to search .
7. If you have a problem with someone, you really need to speak him or her about it.
8. He succeeded becoming the fastest runner in the world and so he is my hero.
9. I didn’t vote the president because I don’t think he has been doing a good job.
10. When I was living with my parents, I would always help the housework.

Again, write down any new collocations before going to the next quiz.