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Translation of "do" - English-Catalan dictionary


verb   /duː/ ( present participle doing, past tense did, past participle done)
A1 to perform an action fer Go upstairs and do your homework.
A1 to perform a type of exercise or activity fer She does yoga three times a week.
A2 to make or prepare something fer Max’s Café does great sandwiches.
A2 used for talking or asking about how healthy, happy, or successful someone is s’utilitza per a preguntar com li va a algú “How is your niece doing?” “She’s doing really well, thanks.”
A1 UK to study a subject estudiar Diana did history at university.
do the cleaning, cooking, etc. A1 to perform a job in the house netejar, cuinar, etc. I do the cooking, but Joe does most of the cleaning.
what do you, does she, etc. do? A1 used to ask what someone’s job is de què treballes, treballa, etc.? “What do you do?” “I’m a doctor.”
do badly/well B1 to not succeed, or to succeed no reeixir/reeixir Sam did very well in his exam.
do your hair, make-up, etc. B1 to make your hair, make-up, etc. look nice pentinar-se, maquillar-se, etc. It takes him half an hour to do his hair in the morning.
do your hair, makeup, etc. to make your hair, makeup, etc. look nice pentinar-se, maquillar-se, etc. I need to do my hair before we go out.
be/have to do with something to be related to something tenir a veure amb ac She lacks confidence and I think that has to do with her childhood.
have to do with something to be related to something tenir a veure amb ac Our profits are down, which has to do with poor sales.
do someone good to have a good effect on someone provar a algú A holiday would do you good.
will do will be satisfactory està bé You don’t have to pay now. Next week will do.
could do with someone/something to need or want someone or something tenir necessitat o ganes d’algú/ac I could do with a few days off work.
(Definition of do verb from the Cambridge English-Catalan Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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