Translation of "do" - English-Japanese dictionary

do

auxiliary verb uk strong /duː/ weak // (present participle doing, past tense did, past participle done)

A1 used with another verb to form questions and negative phrases

(疑問文や否定文で一般動詞の代わりに使われる)~ですか、~ではない
Do you need any help?
I don’t know.

A2 used at the end of a sentence to make it into a question

(付加疑問文を作る)~ですね
Sarah lives near here, doesn’t she?

B1 used to avoid repeating a verb that has just been used

(動詞の反復を避けるために使う)(人、もの)も/が~だ
“I hate that song.” “So do I.”

used to make the main verb stronger

(動詞を強調する時に使う)本当に
He does like you – he’s just shy.

(Translation of “do auxiliary verb” from the Cambridge English–Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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