earn a living
This page is about the collocation earn a living
collocation pattern: verb + noun
to work and earn money for yourself or your family
- You can always earn a living if you've got good qualifications.
- I want to be a musician, but dad says musicians can't earn a decent living.
Often expanded to "earn a good living" and "earn a decent living"
If you want to earn a good living, you have to
Contributor: Matt Errey