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Concourse 2

do, have, take and make

Look at these examples of the verbs for this lesson.

I had an interview for the job.
I took a minute to think.
I made a reasonable effort.
I did the shopping.

All these words mean something like 'do' but they can be difficult because all languages use them a little differently.

Task 1:

think Think for a minute about how you can translate these sentences into your language.
Did you use 4 different verbs?
Click here to try the first exercise.