Collocations beginning with H. Select a collocation for more details.
The last part of a story is a "happy ending" if all ends well for the main characters.
a scheduled time when alcoholic drinks cost less than usual
difficult to know or deduce something
any activity that requires a lot of energy or concentration
very unlikely or very improbable
to be afraid to, or not want to, imagine something
to have a friendly talk with someone
to have a turn at doing something
to attempt to do something
have a moral or legal claim or ability
to talk about something with somebody
to be able to get or use something
to have enough space for something
to have sexual contact with someone
to have the opportunity or the time
to have enough time to do something
to find it difficult to do something
a diet that's good for body's health
having or carrying many weapons
someone who drinks a lot of alcohol
large or high losses, esp. of money or lives
a schedule with many meetings, appointments, dates, etc.
someone who smokes a lot of cigarettes
traffics that's congested and moving slowly
If you have a heavy workload, you have a lot of work to do.
extra costs that companies or sellers try to hide from buyers
a level that's above the normal or expected level
thought to be very good by many people
If a country holds a referendum, citizens can vote for or against introducing a new law or piece of legislation.
to have or conduct an election
to have or conduct an official inquiry
If two or more people hold hands, each person holds another person's hand.
to occupy a powerful position or role, esp. in government
to imprison somebody and demand something in exchange for their release
to force somebody to stay somewhere
to have formal or official discussions about an issue or a situation
a mistake that wasn't made deliberately, or had no bad intent
used to express hope that something's true
damage or loss caused to people or societies, incl. material loss, social costs, psychological damage, etc.
a mistake caused by a person, and not by mechanical failure or natural forces
human existence or human experience
to upset somebody by being insensitive to their feelings