Collocation noun, collocate verb,
Words which are regularly used together. The relation between the words may be grammatical, for example whencertain verbs/adjectives collocate with particular prepositions, e.g. depend on, good at or when a verb like make or docollocates with a noun, e.g. do the shopping, make a plan. Collocations may also be lexical when two content wordsare regularly used together, e.g. We went the wrong way NOT We went the incorrect way.