run a business
This page is about the collocation run a business
collocation pattern: verb + noun
to be in charge of a business
- Bill ran his business very well, and he made lots of money.
- The workers were sick of getting low wages, so they started their own business and ran it themselves.
A similar collocation is "run a company". You can also use "run" for particular types of business, such as "run a fitness centre" and "run a language school".
Who usually runs a business?
Contributor: Matt Errey