Collocation Use with Miss, Get, Do and Make
The verbs 'miss', 'get', 'do' and 'make' are among the most common in English and are used with a number of nous as set expressions. Pay special attention to the combinations with 'do' and 'make' as these are some of the most commonly made mistakes in English as the meanings are very similar. It is often true that another verb might make sense, but these combinations are expected by the listener. Each noun is followed by a drop down box. To get the most out of this quiz, decide whether 'miss', 'get', 'make' or 'do' should be used with the noun listed. For even more practice, make sure to write example sentences to practice these expressions.