Earth

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 'earth', 'Earth': ['ɜːθ]


WordReference English Collocations © 2019

Earth

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. have respect for the Earth
  2. [respect, take care of] the Earth
  3. [see, look down on] Earth from space
  4. is the [best, fastest, largest] on Earth
  5. [went, flew, sailed] across the Earth (to)
  6. is on the [other, opposite] side of the Earth
  7. is no place on Earth (that) I would rather be (right now)
  8. would [go, travel] to the [edge, ends] of the Earth (to)
  9. would move heaven and earth [for, to]
  10. [asteroids, meteorites] fell to Earth
  11. create [panic, hell, havoc] on Earth
  12. are visitors to Earth
  13. on Earth and in heaven
  14. the Earth is [round, flat]
  15. respect [Mother, Planet] Earth
  16. Scorched Earth [campaign, tactics]
  17. what on earth are you [doing, thinking, saying]?
  18. what on earth do you [want, mean]?
  19. where on earth could my [keys, phone, wallet] be?
  20. [dry, wet, soft, hard] earth
  21. a [handful, clump, patch] of earth
  22. [dig, shovel, pile] the earth
  23. [rake, plough, smooth] the earth
n as adj
  1. Earth sciences
  2. [celebrate, mark] Earth day
  3. rare Earth elements
  4. UK: the [plug's, device's] earth wire
WordReference English Collocations © 2019

earth

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
v
  1. UK: earthed the [circuit, outlet]
  2. UK: earthed to [prevent, avoid, ensure]
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