Collocation Game

Practice collocations of AWL words with this game

This game uses words more commonly found in academic writing, chosen mainly from the Academic Word List (AWL). All the headwords in the game (apart from the first example set) are taken from this list. Most of the other words (the collocate sets and the distractors) are also from this list. Click on the information button to see how this game is scored. For more information about vocabulary and collocation see the vocabulary page. For more information about the words used in this game and how the game can help your vocabulary learning see the collocation game details page.

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