I used to live in New York and I am fond of the place.
This is the place where the war began.
place + a verb
a place to work/meet
a place to go/eat
a place to park
a meeting place/eating places
places of worship/place of work
my place/at Jason’s place
their place in the village
the place where the incident happened
the place where he was assassinated
a good place for a picnic
a place in a team
role/importance in sth
It is not your place to give advice.
My father believed that people should know their place.
in sports team
She has won a place in the Olympic team.
He finished in third place.
He lost his place in the team.
seat (by a person or in a vehicle)
Come and sit here – I’ve saved you a place.
Would you like to change places with me, so you can see better?
I’ve set a place for you at the table.
all over the place
to take place
to put yourself in sb’s place
if I were in your place
to change/to swap places