make a difference
This page is about the collocation make a difference
collocation pattern: verb + noun
to cause a situation or condition to change
- Higher wages would make a big difference to our quality of life.
- Getting a good night's sleep certainly makes a difference to the way I feel during the day.
A related collocation is "make an impact (on)"
If something makes a difference to your life, it
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