IN THE NAME OF GOD
The Magic Do (Meanings of Do)
1- Action: What are you doing?
2- Behave/ act: Do as you are told.
3- Success: How is the business doing?
4- Perform/ work: I have a lot of things to do.
5- Task: wash/clean: I did the dishes.
6- Tasks mentioned: I’m doing the ironing.
7- Job: What do you do?
8- Learn/ study: I’m doing physics.
9- Solve: I can’t do this sum.
10- Produce / Make: I’ll do you a copy.
11- Perform: They are doing “Hamlet” next month.
12- Copy: Can you do an Isfahani accent?
13- Finish: I have done it.
14- Travel: How many miles did you do?
15- Complete a trip: We did the round trip in 2 hours.
16- Speed: The car was doing 90 miles per hour.
17- Visit: We did Tokyo in 3 day.
18- Spend: She did a year at college.
19- Cut the hair: The hairdresser did me at 3 o’clock.
20- Suitable: This jacket won’t do for the party.
21- Enough: Will $20 do?
22- Cook: How would you like your steak done?
23- Cheat: We have been done.
24- Punish: She got done for speeding.
25- Fasten: Do your shoes.
26- Emphasize: I do go to see him.
27- Rob: The gangs did the bank.
28- Take: They don’t do drugs.
29- Open: I undid the box.
30- Cancel the effect of: He undid most of the good work of the previous manager.
31- Fail: The team was undone by the opponents.
32- Down fall / Ruin: That one mistake was his undoing.
33- Edit: We occasionally undo some programs.
34- Upset: She has come undone.
35- Unsatisfactory: It really won’t do.
36- Look attractive: That doesn’t do any thing for her.
37- Announce: I do the weather report on KNTV.
The Magic Get (Meanings of Get)
1- Receive: I got a letter from Mina.
2- Earn: He gets about $ 1000.
3- Buy: Where did you get that shirt?
4- Obtain: He opened the door to get some light.
5- Fetch: Somebody gets a doctor.
6- Pick up: I have to get my son from school.
7- Take: Which newspaper do you get?
8- Achieve: He got a “B” in English.
9- Suffer from: He gets a really bad headache.
10- Infected with: I got this cold from you.
11- Dial: I got your number by chance.
12- Reach a condition: It’s getting late.
13- Reach a state: He is getting angry.
14- Take off: He got undressed.
15- Put on: Get dressed, please.
16- Mugged: His car got stolen last week.
17- Make: I couldn’t get the car to start this morning.
18- Persuade: It is not hard to get him talking.
19- Cause: I must get my hair cut.
20- Start: Let’s get going.
21- Have the opportunity: I never get to go first.
22- Arrive: He got here at 6.
23- Go: We don’t get to bed until mid night.
24- Move: We have to get it through the door.
25- Prepare a meal: I must go home and get lunch for them.
26- Answer: Will you get the phone.
27- Catch: The police got them.
28- Hit: The bullet got him in the neck.
29- Retaliate, harm: I’ll get you for that!
30- Understand: I don’t get it.
31- Exist: We still get cases of typhoid.
32- Puzzle: You have got me there!
33- Annoy: What gets me is sitting and doing nothing.
34- Memorize: She got the verses by heart.
35- Have: I’ve got no money.
36- Learn: I told them to get.
37- Penalty: He got $100 for dangerous driving.
38- Repair: Can you get the car going?