aI den tih faI
definition: to determine or prove the identity of (someone or something).
example: She identified him as the man who had robbed the store.
example: You’ll need a passport or driver’s license to identify yourself.
example: It proved difficult to identify the source of the problem.
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Collocations: Words often used in combination with the transitive verb “identify”
identify + NOUN: needs (e.g., identify the students’ needs), ~ problem, ~ area (e.g., identify areas of weakness), ~ signs (e.g., identify the signs of an infection), ~ issues, ~ cause, ~ priorities, ~ factors, ~ source, ~ risks, ~ features, ~ pattern, ~ trend, ~ gene, ~ gap, ~ opportunity, ~ weakness, ~ strength