Упражнения на употребление глаголов do/ make.

Ex. 1.  Insert do or make.

1 _______ an apology

2 _______ a job

3 _______ an appointment

4 _______ bad

5_______karate

6_______your best

7_______a lesson

8_______a mistake

9_______money

10_______a cake

11_______ noise

12_______the cooking

13_______a decision

14_______a discovery

15_______a dress

16_______an exercise

17_______your homework

18_______the housework

19_______the ironing

20_______a note

Ex. 2.  Write 10 words into each line: use the words from the list below.

a mess, homework, the dishes, the shopping, a mistake, money, (someone) a favor, plans, the right thing, dinner, volunteer work, noise, the bed, a (telephone) call, the research, best, sure, a living, any good, exercises

MAKE: _________________________________________________________

DO: _________________________________________________________

a mess, homework, the dishes, the shopping, a mistake, money, (someone) a favor, plans, the right thing, dinner, volunteer work, noise, the bed, a (telephone) call, the research, best, sure, a living, any good, exercises

Ex. 3. Choose the correct option.

  1. I cannot understand. It does not make/do sense
  2. Make/Do sure you don’t forget your ticket, will you?
  3. He is always making/doing a fool of himself with those jokes he tells
  4. Buy that car. It’s very good and cheap. You’ll do/make a real bargain
  5. I’ll have to make/do my best if I want to pass this exam
  6. Eat fruit. It’ll make/do you good
  7. I cannot go out now. I have a lot of work to make/do.
  8. It is a very good business. If you’re lucky, you’ll make/do a fortune
  9. If you’re so rude to him, you’ll make/do an enemy of him
  10. When are you going to make/do the shopping?

Ex. 4. Choose the right option. 

  1. I can’t give you an answer. I have not made/done up my mind yet.
  2. What have you made/done to your hair?
  3. Try not to make/do trouble in class or the teacher will punish you.
  4. They were angry but after talking they made/did peace and became friends again.
  5. We made/did the washing-up after our guests left.
  6. After I made/did the beds, I had breakfast.
  7. He made/did his job very well but he was very badly-paid.
  8. made/did an appointment with my lawyer. I needed some advice.

Ex. 5.  Do or make?

  1. When you live abroad it is difficult to __________ friends if you don’t know the language.
  2. «Can you ____________ me a favour?» «No, sorry, I’m busy.»
  3. I’m hungry. I’m going to ____________ a sandwich.
  4. I couldn’t _______________ business with him. I don’t trust him.
  5. Can I use your mobile? I need to _____________ a call.
  6. His company _____________ a lot of business with China.
  7. I can’t come because I’ve got to ______________ the washing-up.
  8. It’s snowing! Do you want to _____________a snowman?

Ex. 6.  Insert do or make in the correct form.

  1. I’ll __________ my best to pass all my exams next term.
  2. It’s very difficult to _________ a decision when you aren’t sure.
  3. Don’t _________ noise. The baby is sleeping!
  4. Have you finished _________ your homework?
  5. Can you _________ me a favor?
  6. You’ll _________ a mistake if you do that.
  7. I’ll _________ the shopping after work this evening.
  8. Don’t _________ any coffee. We’ll have tea.
  9. How many tests have you _________?
  10. If you are shy, you’ll never _________ friends.

Ex. 7. Insert do or make in the right form.

  1. My mother is _________ me a dress for the party.
  2. You can’t talk to other people in the room when you are _________ an exam.
  3. Who will __________ the washing up after lunch?
  4. Taking a few days’ holiday will _________ you good.
  5. These photographs don’t __________ any justice to her beauty.
  6. He _________ a large fortune when he was working in Australia.
  7. My tooth hurts. I’ll have to _________ an appointment with my dentist.
  8. That firm is not very reliable. We’d better not _________ business with them.
  9. He was sacked from school because he was always ________ trouble in class.
  10. Don’t _________ such a fuss about the subject. It is not so important!

 

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