Learn this common
and KILL it!
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~ ‘make‘ OR ‘do‘? ~
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1) Test Yourself
2) Explanation & Examples
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We normally use make when we build something or create something:
‘I’ve just made some cakes – who wants one?’
Peter makes model aeroplanes at the weekend.’
When we are talking about jobs and work, as well as activities in general, we use do.
‘I do the cleaning on Saturday mornings.’
‘Jane does aerobics three times a week.’
3) Extra Information
There are a lot of expressions with make and do. Sometimes there is no logic – you just have to learn them – sorry!
Typical expressions with…
a phone call
fun of someone
someone a favour
the washing up
4) Consolidation Exercise
Choose the correct form of make or do to fill the gaps below. Make a good effort, and do your best, OK?! 😉