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issue a permit

This page is about the collocation issue a permit

collocation pattern: verb + noun

Meaning

to give somebody an official document that permits them to do something

For example

  • Can you remember who issued the parking permit?

  • His fishing permit was definitely issued earlier this year.

Note:
Related collocations include "grant a permit", "issue a passport", "issue a visa", "issue a ticket", etc.

Quick Quiz

The work permits were issued soon after the workers

a. had approved of them

b. had applied for them

c. had used them

Contributor: Matt Errey