par tI s@ peIt
definition: to take part; share (usually followed by “in”).
example: How many students participate in after-school sports?
example: Many local businesses are participating in the fundraising event.
example: Why didn’t you participate in the discussion?
example: The event went on as planned although few invitees participated.
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Collocations: Words often used in combination with the intransitive verb participate
participate + PREPOSITION:
- ~ in (e.g., participate in sports, participate in local government, participate in student activities, participate in community events)
participate + in + NOUN: ~ program (e.g., 1200 people participated in the weight-loss program), ~ activity, ~ sports, ~ event, ~ competition, ~ venture, ~ process, ~ project, ~ discussion, ~ debate, ~ survey, ~ demonstration, ~ exercise, ~ trial, ~ workshop, ~ forum, ~ negotiation, ~ conference, ~ seminar, ~ tournament, ~ election