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sense of direction

This page is about the collocation sense of direction

collocation pattern: noun + noun

Meaning

a natural ability to know which direction you're going in

For example

  • He's got a pretty good sense of direction, so he won't get lost.

  • If you don't have a good sense of direction, you shouldn't go into the forest alone.

Quick Quiz

She's got a good sense of direction, so she'll know

a. which way is left

b. which way is up

c. which way to go

Contributor: Matt Errey