Collocations - Make vs Do 4

Index
Click the most suitable word or phrase in each sentence. ANSWERS
1) She made | did no attempt to run away.
2) You will soon have to do | make a decision whether or not to leave university.
3) He's doing | making time because the police got him selling drugs.
4) My sister does | makes the washing in our house.
5) You can't park here, but I'm prepared to make | do an exception in this case.
6) I'm doing | making a sandwich - it'll be ready in two minutes.
7) Larry made | did a fortune during the boom in the 90's.
8) I promise that I will do my best to make | do my duty to God and the King.
9) Could you make | do me a favour and tell Brian I can't meet him on Friday?
10) After a few hours of questioning by the police, John made | did a full confession.
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CORRECT!

MAKE + AN ATTEMPT => to try to perform, make, or achieve!

INCORRECT!

MAKE + AN ATTEMPT => to try to perform, make, or achieve!

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MAKE + A DECISION => to choose something after thinking about it!

INCORRECT!

MAKE + A DECISION => to choose something after thinking about it!

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DO + TIME => to spend time in prison as a prisoner!

INCORRECT!

DO + TIME => to spend time in prison as a prisoner!

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DO + THE WASHING => wash the clothes!

INCORRECT!

DO + THE WASHING => wash the clothes!

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MAKE + AN EXCEPTION => to allow somebody not to follow the usual rule on one occasion!

INCORRECT!

MAKE + AN EXCEPTION => to allow somebody not to follow the usual rule on one occasion!

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MAKE + A SANDWICH => to prepare a sandwich!

INCORRECT!

MAKE + A SANDWICH => to prepare a sandwich!

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MAKE + A FORTUNE => to earn a great deal of money!

INCORRECT!

MAKE + A FORTUNE => to earn a great deal of money!

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DO + ONE\'S DUTY => something that you have to do because it is morally or legally right!

INCORRECT!

DO + ONE\'S DUTY => something that you have to do because it is morally or legally right!

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DO + A FAVOUR => to do something for someone!

INCORRECT!

DO + A FAVOUR => to do something for someone!

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MAKE + A CONFESSION => to admit, especially to the police, that you have done something wrong!

INCORRECT!

MAKE + A CONFESSION => to admit, especially to the police, that you have done something wrong!

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