1 planned piece of work
ambitious, big, huge, large, large-scale, major, massive

He embarked on an ambitious project to translate all the works of Plato.

exciting, important, interesting
failed, unsuccessful
collaborative, cooperative, joint
community, public

a successful six-month pilot project

long-term, ongoing

They've set up a research project to investigate the harmful effects of air pollution.

building, construction, renovation, restoration

At present there are five major new building projects being undertaken nationwide.

housing (AmE)
capital, investment
development, educational, environmental

The wedding became her pet project, and she spent hours organizing it.

get off the ground, implement, initiate, set up, start

He needed some financial assistance from the bank to get his project off the ground.

carry out, undertake
coordinate, lead, manage, oversee, run
complete, finish
conceive, design, develop, plan
finance, fund, sponsor, support
aim to, be aimed at sth

The project aims to reduce homelessness.

coordinator, director, leader, manager, team
architect, engineer, etc.
budget, cost, schedule, specifications
the aim of the project

The aims of the project are threefold … 

sb's current project, sb's latest project, sb's next project
2 piece of school work
class, school
French, history, etc.
thesis (AmE)
project on

My class is doing a project on medieval towns.

Project is used with these nouns as the object: ↑confidence, ↑image, ↑picture, ↑sale, ↑surplus, ↑voice

Collocations dictionary. 2013.


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