To Make or (not) To Do? That’s the question.

Do and Make are two verbs which frequently confuse students. Here we will learn a little about the difference between Do and Make and when to use each one. What one basically must know is that the verb ‘make’ goes with some words and the verb ‘do’ with other words.


Just remember that there are many more uses for “make” and “do”. Look at the following video for more examples.


Finally, there is also the phrase “make do”, which means ‘to cope: come to terms with;’

“We got by on just a gallon of gas”; “They made do on half a loaf of bread every day”.


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