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CAE Collocations: COMMON VERBS

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had
Her parents were both lawyers and she ??? a very comfortable middle-class upbringing.
read
One of the best ways to improve your English at this level is to ??? widely.
taking
On tonight's programme we'll be ??? a critical look at education.
write
I've done the homework in rough - I'll ??? it out neatly tonight and hand it in tomorrow.
look
??? out for a present for Luke when you go shopping tomorrow.
suffered
Their hopes of winning the championship ??? a serious setback on Sunday, when they lost at home to United.
catch
She peered out into the audience, hoping to ??? sight of her mother.
came
A cheer went up on deck as the harbour ??? into view.
kept
Toys should be ??? out of sight all the time a child is eating.
turned
Thousands of people ??? out to catch a glimpse of the President as he toured the region.
broke
Tensions grew between the two nations until finally war ??? out in March.
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