Arabic translation of “do”
/duː/ (present participle doing, past tense did, past participle done)
what do you, does she, etc. do? A1 used to ask what someone’s job is
ماذا يَفعَل هَذا الشَخص (لِلسؤال عَن الوَظيفة)
“What do you do?” “I’m a doctor.”
do badly/well B1 to not succeed, or to succeed
يُوَفَّق / لا يُوَفَّق
Sam did very well in his exam.
do your hair, makeup, etc. › to make your hair, makeup, etc. look nice
يُصفّف شَعره، تَضع مَكياجا، إلخ
I need to do my hair before we go out.
have to do with something › to be related to something
لَه عِلاقة بـِ
Our profits are down, which has to do with poor sales.
do someone good › to have a good effect on someone
يُفيد شَخصاً ما
A holiday would do you good.
will do › will be satisfactory
يَفي بالغَرَض / يُناسِب
You don’t have to pay now. Next week will do.
could do with someone/something › to need or want someone or something
I could do with a few days off work.