bell collocations and examples

 UK /bel/

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an object that makes a ringing sound

Nouns frequently used before bell
bicycle, church, cow, curfew, door, fire, school, sleigh, weddingThe front door bell rang and when she answered, there stood a handsome young man.
Verbs frequently used with bell
ring, tollThe church tolled its bell as a mark of sympathy for farmers yesterday.
Verbs that frequently follow bell
chime, clang, jangle, jingle, peal, ring, sound, tinkle, tollAt nine o’clock the bell rings for morning tea.
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