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do

verb
 
 
/duː/ ( past tense did, past participle done)
ACTION/JOB [T] A1 to perform an action or job
robić
Go upstairs and do your homework. What are you doing this weekend? What does she do? (= What is her job?) Acting and actsDealing with things or peoplePerforming a functionFunctioning
MAKE [T] A2 to make or prepare something
robić
Our printer only does black and white copies. Max's Cafe does great sandwiches.Creating and producingInventing, designing and innovationProviding and serving mealsPreparing foodPreparing food using heat
do badly/well, etc B1 to be unsuccessful/successful, etc
źle/dobrze itp. się spisać, ≈ komuś źle/dobrze itp. poszło
Sam did very well in her exams.Performing a functionFunctioningSuccessful (things or people)
do biology/French/history, etc UK A1 to study biology/French/history, etc
studiować biologię/francuski/historię itp.
Knowing and learning
do your hair/make-up, etc B1 to make your hair/make-up, etc look nice
robić sobie włosy/makijaż itp. , uczesać się/pomalować się itp.
Personal hygiene and appearance - general wordsCleaning generally
do sb good B2 to have a good effect on someone
dobrze komuś zrobić
A holiday would do you good.Performing a functionFunctioningBeing suitable or unsuitableBecoming betterMaking things betterMaking progress and advancing
do damage/harm, etc B2 to cause damage/harm, etc
narobić szkód/zaszkodzić itp.
Luckily the fire didn't do much damage.Being suitable or unsuitable
will do will be satisfactory
wystarczy
You don't have to pay now, next week will do.Being suitable or unsuitableCoping and not copingDealing with things or peopleTolerating and enduring
SPEED [T] to travel at a particular speed
jechać, pędzić
For most of the journey we were doing 70 miles an hour.Travelling
(Definition of do verb from the Cambridge English-Polish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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