Using Collocation to Boost Your IELTS Score – Key Word: failure

Key Word: failure 1          Verb + failure Use the correct form of these verbs: admit               put (…) down to blame              criticise end in              feel…

Using Collocation to Boost Your IELTS Score – Key Word: explanation

Key Word: explanation 1          Verb + explanation Use the correct form of these verbs: defy                 demand           give hear                 owe                  think of I heard you…

Using Collocation to Boost Your IELTS Score – Key Word: effect

effect 1          Positive and negative effects Which of the adjectives in bold are positive and which are negative? There is abundant evidence that smoking…

Using Collocation to Boost Your IELTS Score – Key Word: idea

Key Word: idea 1          Verb + idea Use the correct form of these verbs: consider          come up with              get across reject               go along with             …

Using Collocation to Boost Your IELTS Score – Key Word: detail

detail 1          Verb + details Use the correct form of these verbs: absorb             check                           disclose            go into send                 finalise                       …

Using Collocation to Boost Your IELTS Score – Key Word: date

Key Word: date 1          Verb + date Use the correct form of these verbs: bring forward             confirm                       delay fix      …

Using Collocation to Boost Your IELTS Score – Key Word: Challenge

Key Word: Challenge 1          Verb + challenge Use the correct form of these verbs: accept              face                 issue meet                pose                 provide Persuading staff to accept…

Using Collocation to Boost Your IELTS Score – Key Word: choice

Key Word: choice  1         Verb + choice Use the correct form of these verbs: leave                give have                influence make               restrict I’m not up here…

Using Collocation to Boost Your IELTS Score – Key Word: Cause

Key Word: Cause 1          Verb + cause Underline the verbs which mean ‘find’: The cause of the fire may never be discovered. The police…

Using Collocation to Boost Your IELTS Score – Key Word: A matter of

Key Word: a matter of Matter of + noun Complete the sentences with these nouns: urgency                       dispute conscience                  interest It was very difficult for my…