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pay a visit

This page is about the collocation pay a visit

collocation pattern: verb + noun

Meaning

to visit someone or something

For example

  • You should pay your lawyer a visit and get some advice.

  • If you have time, pay a visit to the science museum while you're here.

Note:
A similar collocation is "pay a call on"

Quick Quiz

Paying a visit to someone always

a. takes time

b. costs money

c. invites guests

Contributor: Matt Errey