Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Do"

The meaning of "Do" in various phrases and sentences

Q: O que significa What do you mean “both feet”??
A: This is mostly used in the phrase "Jump in with both feet," which means 「熱心に行動に移る」.
We also say "(Do something) feet first." These phrases both mean do something enthusiastically, but with the feeling of not worrying about the consequences.
Q: O que significa What do you make of it all?
A: Yes, that’s a pretty good translation. More specifically, it’s an analytical interpretation. So if someone asks, “What do you make of it/that?” they are asking for your analysis of the situation.

It’s used pretty frequently, definitely a “natural” phrase, but it’s specific enough that I would use it only once per conversation.
Q: O que significa how can I do this??
A: 한국어로 "이거 어떻게 해요?"이라고 하는 것 같아요. :)
Q: O que significa What does it mean “simp”??
A: It's difficult to define, as it's a very new slang word that gets overused.

a "simp" is a negative term for someone (usually a man) who acts overly nice/submissive to a someone else (usually a woman), in hopes of getting their attention or love.

This is how it started, but now it has a bit more of a broad meaning with no negative connotation. To "simp" something/someone can sometimes just mean you really love or care for something.

This term is only really common online, and like i said, has only been in use for maybe a few months. It's popular on streaming websites like Twitch, where, if a woman is streaming, sometimes "simps" say super nice things or even donate money to the streamer just to get attention.

"I like her a lot, but I don't want to talk to her. I'm afraid I'll come off like a simp."

"I eat McDonald's every day. Some would say, I simp McDonald's."

"Hey! I saw you simping on Carole's steam! Don't be like that."
Q: O que significa That ought to do you?
A: Depends on the context but kind of like “That should work (for you).” Or “that should be enough (for you).”

Example sentences using "Do"

Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com How do you reply "If you don't mind me asking?".
A: The phrase is usually asked when they know they're asking a personal question. So if you don't mind it then you would answer it normally. For example - "I have two older brothers and three younger sisters".
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com If you don't mind me asking? の返事で"全然大丈夫ですよ"ってなんて返事しますか.
A: "It's totally fine" would work.
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com Why don't you.
A: Why don't you eat? Why don't you sleep? Why don't you gain/lose weight? Why don't you do your homework? Why don't you die (bullies say)? Why don't you think? Why don't you care? Why don't you think about your future? Like this correct?
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com don't push it.
A: Don't push it = stop, before you go too far. (angry or irritated)
"Don't push it alright? I have your money right here."
"Hey don't push it buddy, you're about to make me angry."
"I can give you your money back, but don't push it. You're not getting anything else."

Or literally, do not push something.
"Don't push that door, the alarm will ring!"

It has a rude tone so I wouldn't use it to accept a compliment unless you're really friendly with that person!
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com do with.
A: "What are you going to do with that axe?"

"I don't want anything to do with elephants."

"There's nothing I can't do with two eggs and a potato."

Synonyms of "Do" and their differences

Q: Qual é a diferença entre Why didn't you tell me?
e Why didn't you talk to me? ?
A: the verb “tell” is used when someone says something specific to someone, for example “tell me what time is it”. the verb “talk” is used when two people are discussing and speaking to each other, for example “let’s talk about this”.
therefore “why didn’t you tell me?” means “why didn’t i know about this?” and “why didn’t you talk to me?” means “why did you avoid me?”.
i hope this helps!
Q: Qual é a diferença entre what does he want? e what does he want to do? ?
A: "What does he want?" could be answered with "A pony."

"What does he want to do?" could be answered with "Ride a pony!"

The first one could be used in all situations (to both receive something, or to do something), but the second one specifically means what action would he like to take.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre I did it e I made it ?
A: I did it

1) した


誰がしたの?

Who did it?


私がした

I did it


2) やった

勝つとき…

やった!

I did it!


3) 何かを終わるとき

やっとした

I finally did it



I made it


1) 作った

誰が夜ご飯作ったの?

Who made dinner?


私が作った

I made it


2) 何かを終わる

頑張ってた。やっと終わった。

I had been trying so hard. I finally made it.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre How could you do this to me?

e Why are you doing this to me? ?
A: They are very similar
You can use both
The only difference is that

How could you do this to me it’s rhetorical which means that The question was not meant to be answered

Why are you doing this to me is a question that needs an answer

Do you understand it now
Q: Qual é a diferença entre “What did you get?” e “What do you got?” ?
A: "What do you got?" might be said in some dialects, but is not very common and might seem informal. "What did you get?" will almost always work.

Translations of "Do"

Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? What do you call this?
A: Interesting! I have never seen anything like this in the US so I don’t think we have a word for it. After looking at the links, i think the closest thing we have would be taffy (stretchy chewy candy) or possibly jello (flavored gelatin).
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? what do you call this ?
A: Ribbon batch... I think 😅
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? How do you say 睡衣
A: Pajamas
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? please 🙏 do we say in the weekend or on the weekend or at the weekend. which one is correct ????
A: On the weekend is the one I use. In the weekend isn't correct. At the weekend is used more in British english so in American english it's weird.
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? "너가 거기 있는줄 몰랐어"
"I didn't know that you be there"

Is it correct?
A: Yup!

Could also be interpreted as "I didn't expect you to be there"

Other questions about "Do"

Q: How do you decide which to use 'は' and 'が'. soa natural?
A: How do you decide which to use 'は' or 'が'.
How do you decide when to use 'は' and 'が'.
Q: When do you use "Come off it. "?
A: When you don't believe what someone said is true, what they said is ridiculous, or that you disagree with them.
Q: 1. Do you ride a skateboard?
2. Do you skateboard?

Which one do you say?
A: 2 is more natural
Q: When do you use “ at your service”?
A: It’s usually used when speaking to royalty if you’re like a butler or something, not really something you’ll hear in everyday life unless it’s a joke.
Q: How often do you use “ain’t” ?
A: It’s commonly used by teens as a slang but it is actually a part of AAVE which is a dialect spoken by African/black people so you shouldn’t use it if you don’t belong to that group.

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