If you translate the popular Russian word «Делать», you will get two well-used English words: «DO» and «MAKE». These prominent verbs have subtly different meanings and are partnered with different words.
«MAKE» means to create or form something. Some popular uses are:
Make some coffee/tea/a cake
Make an appointment/a decision/a deal
Make a joke/friends/plans
«DO» is used for activities when we want to explain that we perform or take part in something. Some popular uses are:
Do work/homework/a task
Do well/badly/an exam/research
Do a drawing/ a crossword/ the shopping
Do a favour/the washing up/some exercise
To help you remember, practice using these word patterns together often.
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