Any websites with nouns, verbs, adjectives that go together?

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Any websites with nouns, verbs, adjectives that go together?

Unread post by arrolli » 12 Dec 2015, 19:19

hello, I wondered if anyone had a suggestion for a helpful,website to assist,me with the following,
I have a list of nouns, and would,like to find the qualifying adjective and verb that link to this noun
I have tried online dictionaries but they do not give sufficient information
thanks in advance

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Re: any online web suggestions for verbs, nouns help etc

Unread post by Joe » 20 Dec 2015, 02:14

Do you mean adjectives and verbs that collocate with specific nouns? Or do you mean something much looser than that (which would be endless)?

Have you tried searching with keywords such as collocations, collocate etc?
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Re: any online web suggestions for verbs, nouns help etc

Unread post by Joe » 20 Dec 2015, 02:21

Here are some online games for adjectives and nouns that frequently go together:

Adjective Noun Collocation Games

How long is your list of nouns?
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Re: Any websites with nouns, verbs, adjectives that go together?

Unread post by graemecr » 04 Apr 2016, 08:20

i found this one on make and do

http://soundsenglish.com/make-and-do-co ... ermediate/

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