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.
Click below to read some of our IELTS related lessons:
Causes and Effects of Migration from Rural Areas to Cities
IELTS: Advantages and Disadvantages of Using the Internet
Discourse Markers for IELTS Speaking and Everyday English
Business English: Working in an office
Business English: How to Talk about Your Job Responsibilities
English Lesson: Jobs and Skills
Collocations with Job (Part 1)
Collocations with Job (Part 2)
Phrasal Verbs: Phones and Technology
Commonly Used Phrases in Spoken English
Please LIKE and SHARE with friends!
DO YOU WANT TO IMPROVE YOUR ENGLISH SKILLS?
Our lessons are engaging and encourage students to speak more on a specific topic.
Students learn and practise new vocabulary, and improve grammar as well.
You will receive feedback on your mistakes and advice how to improve.
Your English Success Today is happy to share some free lessons with you. We want to help you improve your English language skills through this blog. Please feel free to leave a comment and share this blog with your friends and colleagues who are also learning English. We hope you enjoy our lessons.
You must not modify, adapt, copy, store, transfer or circulate the contents of this website under any other branding or as part of any other product. You may not print out material for any commercial purpose or resale.
Copyright © Your English Success Today
Thanks for visiting the blog! :)
Support the Facebook page!
Our Contact Info:
You can contact us on Facebook, Instagram, Skype or via email.