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take pride in

This page is about the collocation take pride in

collocation pattern: verb + noun

Meaning

to be proud of your talent, skills, work, achievements, etc.

For example

  • You should take pride in the fact that your English is improving.

  • Japanese craftsmen take a great deal of pride in their products and traditional skills.

Quick Quiz

The players took great pride in their team's

a. success

b. failure

c. faults

Contributor: Matt Errey