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part company (2)

This page is about the collocation part company (2)

collocation pattern: verb + noun

Meaning

to stop travelling or spending time together and go different ways

For example

  • We parted company for a month or so, but met up again in India.

  • It's been great travelling with you, but this is where we have to part company.

Note:
A similar collocation is "part ways"

Quick Quiz

We parted company because we were

a. going to the same place

b. going to different places

c. already in different places

Contributor: Matt Errey