part company (2)

This page is about the collocation part company (2)

collocation pattern: verb + noun


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.

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