Verb Collocations Poster 8 Charts = 64 Verb Phrases: make, have, take, do, etc.

Talkin' Town English
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  1. Build a strong foundation of the English language with grammar charts designed specifically for ESL/EFL/ELL classrooms and teachers. INCLUDES:9 parts of speech posters 14 verb tense charts Auxiliary Verb Charts: Be, Have, DoIN/ON/AT Prepositions PostersConditionals 0, 1, 2, 3, MixedGerund / Infiniti
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Collocations are tricky for ESL/ELL students to memorize! These colorful, simple posters use icons and symbols to remind students of the correct verbs to use with 64 different phrases in American English.



  • GO: surfing, diving, swimming, hiking, cycling, skiing, running, skating
  • DO: homework, laundry, research, a favor, housework, exercises, your best, business
  • GET: a degree, a job, a promotion, fired, married, divorced, sick/hurt, home
  • HAVE: a headache, a conversation, an illness, a dream, a fight, an idea, a party, meals/food
  • TAKE: a test, a photo, a vacation, medicine, a shower, a nap, a taxi, a walk
  • MAKE: a decision, a deal, a promise, money, friends, a phone call, a mistake, an appointment
  • CATCH: fire, the bus, a virus/a cold, your eye, your breath, some rays, a thief
  • GIVE: a hand, a speech, a presentation, advice, an example, a call, a kiss/a hug, a ride


Posters are downloadable, printable, and ready for classroom walls or as handouts!

Incorporate them into a daily speaking activity, ice breaker, or warm up.


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