Common Collocations with TAKE and GET in English

Below is the list of common collocations with TAKE and GET in English you should learn.

Collocations with TAKE and GET

Take Collocations

1. Take a Break

To stop doing something for a short time, e.g. to eat, rest, go to the toilet, etc.

Let’s take a short break.

2. Take a Call

To answer or accept an incoming telephone call

I’m sorry, but I have to take this call.

3. Take a Chance

Risk something in the hope of a favorable outcome

Take a chance at it. You might win

4. Take a Rest

Have a rest

After work, I like to take a rest before cooking dinner

5. Take Care

Be careful

Take care, won’t you? It can be dangerous around here at night.

GET Collocations

  • Get a joke

Not everyone got the joke, but those who did laughed.

  • Get a letter (receive)

I got a letter from my friend in Nigeria

  • Get a shock

I got a shock when I saw my phone bill.

  • Get a splitting headache

His lack of knowledge of health always makes him get a splitting headache.

  • Get a tan

I used to be much amused by sitting on the beach, getting a tan and hearing the waves crash against the rocks.

  • Get a ticket

I got a ticket for speeding this morning.

  • Get a/the right

They decided to divorce and Mary is determined to get the right to raise the child.

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Collocations with TAKE and GET

Collocations with TAKE and GET

Collocations with TAKE and GET

Collocations with TAKE and GET

 

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