In this lesson, you will learn collocations that will help you express the idea of succeeding in doing something or getting something. They are used in contexts such as work and achieving personal goals.
ACHIEVE AN AMBITION
To do what you want to do.
FULFIL A DREAM
To do or get what you want.
GET RESPECT | EARN RESPECT
To be treated with respect. | To start to be respected.
CAPTURE SOMEONE'S INTEREST
To make someone interested in or excited about something.
PROVIDE (SOMEONE WITH) AN OPPORTUNITY | GIVE SOMEONE AN OPPORTUNITY
To have a chance to do something.
REAP THE BENEFIT | REAP THE REWARD
To get something good as a result of your own actions or something that you have done.
BOOST SOMEONE'S CONFIDENCE | BUILD UP SOMEONE'S CONFIDENCE
To make someone feel more confident. | To gradually increase it.
GET INTO A ROUTINE | SETTLE INTO A ROUTINE
To have a fixed order of doing things.
Think about your achievements and experiences. Write sentences about them using the collocations you have learned in this lesson.
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