Collocations with GIVE: 29 Useful Expressions with GIVE

Collocations with Give! Learn commonly used collocations and expressions with Give in English with example sentences and ESL picture to improve your English.

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Collocations with GIVE

List of Expressions with Give

  • Give a call (a ring, a buzz)
  • Give a chance
  • Give a choice
  • Give a damn
  • Give a hand
  • Give a headache
  • Give a hug or kiss
  • Give a lecture or speech or performance
  • Give a ride
  • Give an advice
  • Give an answer
  • Give an example
  • Give an idea
  • Give an opinion
  • Give birth
  • Give credit
  • Give evidence
  • Give notice
  • Give permission
  • Give priority
  • Give rise to
  • Give somebody a call
  • Give somebody a chance
  • Give somebody a lift
  • Give something a go
  • Give the impression
  • Give thought (to)
  • Give hope
  • Give way

Examples of Collocations with Give

Learn common collocations with give with example sentences.

Give a call (a ring, a buzz)

  • Give me a call to let me know you’ve arrived safely.

Give a chance

  • Let me give a chance for the youngsters

Give a choice

  • I was given no choice; I had to go to the boring lecture.

Give a damn

  • She doesn’t give a damn about her job.

Give a hand

  • He always give a hand to anyone in difficulty.

Give a headache

  • The noise was giving her a headache.

Give a hug or kiss

  • Come here and give me a hug!

Give a lecture or speech or performance

  • The president will give a long speech.

Give a ride

  • I’ve got to get into town. Can you give me a ride?

Give an advice

  • We are here to give people advice about health issues.

Give an answer

  • John always gives perfect answers in class.

Give an example

  • John gave Iceland as an example of a cold country.

Give an idea

  • He gave an idea for new project so he got a promotion.

Give an opinion

  • He didn’t give an opinion on the matter.

Give birth

  • I’m pregnant and I’ll give birth.

Give credit

  • You have to give credit to her for turning the match around.

Give evidence

  • I was asked to give evidence at the trial.

Give notice

  • She’s given notice that she intends to leave.

Give permission

  • The city authorities gave permission for the rally to take place.

Give priority

  • They must also give priority to looked after children in care.

Give rise to

  • They can give rise to cosmetic concerns.

Give somebody a call

  • I’ll give you a call later in the week.

Give somebody a chance

  • It gives me a chance to get away from soccer a little.

Give somebody a lift

  • Please give me a lift onto the saddle.

Give something a go

  • I doubt if he’ll listen to advice from me, but I’ll give it a go.

Give the impression

  • His body did not give the impression of age.

Give thought (to)

  • Have you given any more thought to going back to school?

Give hope

  • This book can and will give hope to the hopeless.

Give way

  • You must give way to any pedestrians on the crossing.

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Useful Collocations with GIVE in English 

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Collocations with GIVE: 29 Useful Expressions with GIVE

Last Updated on April 3, 2020

1 thought on “Collocations with GIVE: 29 Useful Expressions with GIVE”

  1. Hi, I may be wrong but according to a number of well-respected Grammar reference books “advice” is an uncountable noun hence doesn’t go with “an” article……


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