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Do you drive?
We do not need another cat!
What did the doctor say?
Didn’t they tell you I was coming?
Max doesn’t live here any more.
Don’t believe what he tells you.
“You promised to come with me.” “No I didn’t.”
She doesn’t travel around as much as I do.
I like Chinese food, but George doesn’t.
“I enjoyed our trip to New Orleans.” “So did I.”
I hope you’re sorry for what you’ve done.
He shouldn’t have thrown the bottle – it was a stupid thing to do.
Is there anything I can do for you?
I do yoga twice a week.
Are you doing anything this weekend?
While I’m in Norway, I want to do some skiing.
There’s nothing to do around here – it’s really boring.
He’s just doing a few jobs around the house.
Have you done your math assignment yet?
He did his Ph.D. at Harvard.
I do the cooking, and Peggy washes the dishes.
The Russians were not ready to do business with American companies.
Don’t just stand there, do something!
What is the government going to do about the growing crisis in the healthcare system?
A man comes in once a week to do the yard.
I want to do the living room and the bedrooms before our guests arrive.
Here, let me help you do the dishes.
Sam! I haven’t seen you in a while – how are you doing?
Grandpa’s not doing too well – we had to take him to the hospital last night.
How’s Monica doing? Has she graduated yet?
He did well on the test.
I’m afraid the business is doing pretty badly – profits are way down.
It’s amazing what a little encouragement can do.
Frost can do a lot of damage.
Can’t you see what all this stress and uncertainty is doing to our family?
The doctor gave him some special medicine, but it didn’t do a lot of good.
How much harm did the oil crisis do to our economy?
The fresh air will do you good.
I wonder what the weather’s going to do.
It all depends on what interest rates do over the next twelve months.
After we’d done the Pyramids we went back to the Cairo Museum.
We do sandwiches and other snacks in the bar.
Southwest is doing a really cheap fare to Chicago.
She says they spent the night together but they didn’t actually do it.
She was sitting in front of the mirror doing her hair.
That does it! I’m calling the police.
Well, that’s done it. There’s no way we can stop him finding out now.
I’m not sure what she does. I think she works in a bank.
“What did your Dad do for a living?” “He was a teacher.”
That’s my diary, but what’s it doing on your desk?
What are you doing wandering around the school at this time of night?
If you don’t have a proper bandage, any strip of clean cotton or linen will do.
“I suppose we ought to tip the waiter, but I’ve only got 20 francs left.” “That’ll do.”
An empty box will do for a table.
“All I’ve got to offer you is instant coffee.” “That’ll do me just fine.”
“Could you read through this report for me?” “Will do.”
It wouldn’t do for you to be seen with someone like Joe.
You’re still only a junior employee in this business, and you’d do well to remember that.
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