Meaning of ENDURANCE in English
▪ great , long ( esp. AmE ), remarkable
▪ mental , physical
VERB + ENDURANCE
▪ have , show
She showed great ~ in the face of pain.
The astronauts will undergo a series of trials to test their physical and mental ~ in space.
▪ build , build up , enhance , improve , increase
Swimming a little farther each session will build ~.
ENDURANCE + NOUN
▪ exercise , training
▪ athlete , runner
▪ beyond ~
He felt he had been provoked beyond ~.
The shoes hurt her feet beyond ~.
▪ a feat of ~
They are capable of amazing feats of ~.
▪ the limit of your ~ , the limits of your ~
She was almost at the limits of her ~.
▪ powers of ~
The task was a test of their powers of ~.
▪ strength and ~
Heavy manual work calls for strength and ~.
▪ a test of ~
Running a marathon is seen by many as the ultimate test of ~.
Oxford Collocations English Dictionary. Оксфордский английский словарь словосочетаний . 2012