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Some more collocations which I have collected

Heavily
Strictly

armed, Seriously injured, seriously damaged


speaking, true, regulated, limited

Potentially
Blatantly

Dangerous, Fatal, Hazardous, at fault/ to blame


Unfair, untrue, dishonest, wrong, mistaken.

Astronomically
Patently
Totally and
Completely
Fully
Downright
Mildly
Loosely
Vaguely
Do

High/low , Large, Expensive, Immense


true, false, obvious, clear
unaware, unprepared, unexpected, out of control, wrong

Make

Keep
Go

Have

Take

Come
Grow
Give
Tell
Lose
Carry

understand, comprehend, informed, automated, equipped


wrong, dishonest, hostile, rude, disgrace, immoral
surprised, amused, irritated, offensive
based, structured, connected, related
familiar, aware, remember, worded, threatening do well/badly
someone a favor, some shopping, up (undo), homework, office
work, work, a task
a phone call, a success of, progress, a noise/sound, a mistake,
pizza, dinner, promises, offers, suggestions, a speech, to do
something, a paper plane
a promise, your cash in a safe, doing something, kit, in touch, the
peace, the change, a secret, in touch,
cycling/swimming, for a walk, by car, abroad, to work/school, home,
to bed, Bald, insane, missing, overseas, bankrupt, out of business,
abroad, astray, crazy, bad
something in common with, breakfast, a snack, a coffee, a rest / a
sleep / a nap, a chat, a meeting, a party, s.t done, an injection, an
operation
A brake, a chance, a class, a look, a nap, a notes, a exam/test/quiz,
a picture, someones place, responsibility, a rest, a seat, a taxi, your
time, someones temperature.
In first, early, late, prepared, into view, to term with, to a standstill, to
an agreement, to a decision, to an end, on time, close, in last.
Wheat, beard, 5 centimeters, older, together,
Advice, a party, information, a lift, love/best wishes
A lie, the truth, a story, a prayer, a joke
Weight, money, the way, the match, consciousness.
Passengers, the victory, cargo, the baby, virus.

Entirely
Strongly
Deeply

Bitterly
Unbelievably/
Ridiculously/
Incredibly
Utterly/
Absolutely
Highly
Absurdly
Widely
Thoroughly
Do
Have
Break
Take
Make
Catch
Pay
Keep
Save
Go
Come

Get

different, separate, dependant


oppose, influence, believe, deny, recommend, condemn, argue,
object, support, suggest, correlate
ashamed, concerned, moved, shocked, touched, affected, hurt,
regret
disappointed, resent, regret, complain, cry, weep
cheap, expensive, big, small, long, short, early, late

Ridiculous, impossible, wrong, disgusting, devastating, pointless,


appalled, worthless, senseless, hopeless.
probable, (un)likely, successful, competitive, recommended,
effective, controversial
low, high, easy, difficult
believed, spoken, used, distributed, known, renowned, inaccurate,
exaggerated, inappropriate, unrealistic
convinced, enjoyable, agree, satisfying
me a favor, the cooking, the housework, the shopping, the washing
up, your best, your hair
a good time, a bath, a drink, a haircut, a holiday, a problem, a
relationship, lunch, sympathy
the law, a leg, a promise, a record, someone's heart, the ice, the
news to someone, the rules
a break, a chance, a look, a rest, a seat, a taxi, an exam, notes,
someone's place
a difference, a mess, a mistake, a noise, an effort, money, progress,
room, trouble
the bus, a ball, a cold, a thief, fire, sight of, someone's attention,
someone's eye, the flu
Respect, a fine, attention, by credit card, cash, interest, someone a
visit, the bill, the price
the change, a promise, a secret, an appointment, calm, in touch,
quiet, someone's place
yourself the trouble, electricity, energy, money, someone a seat,
someone's life, something to a disk, time
Bald, abroad, astray, bad, bankrupt, blind, crazy, fishing, mad,
missing, online, out of business, overseas, quiet, sailing, to war
under attack, close, direct, early, first, into view, last, late, on time,
prepared, right back, to a decision, to an agreement, to an end, to a
standstill, to terms with, to a total of
the sack, a life, a job, a shock, angry, divorced, drunk, frightened,
home, lost, married, permission, ready, started, the impression,

Time

Collocation
related to
business

upset, wet, worried


Bang on time, Dead on time, Free time, From dawn till dusk, Great
deal of time, Early/late 15th century, Make time for, Next few days,
Past few weeks, Right on time, Run out of time, Time goes by, Time
passes, Waste time
Annual turnover, Keep in mind, Break off negotiations, Close a deal,
Close a meeting, Come to the point, Dismiss an offer, Draw a
conclusion, Draw your attention to, Launch a new product, Go
bankrupt, Go into partnership, Make a profit/loss