Prasal Verb - At gøre (To do)

January 10, 2018

 

 

When a verb alone just won't do. 

 

 

 

At gøre.

(To do)

 

At gøre noget.

(To do something)

Hvad vil du gøre?

(What are you going to do / what will you do?)

 

At gøre et indtryk.

(To make an impression)

Du gjorde et fint indtryk på ham.

(You made a good/fine impression on him)

 

At gøre nogen/noget..

(To make someone/something, to change the state/mood of someone/something)

Klassisk musik gør mig glad.

(Classical music makes me happy)

 

At kunne gøre for det.

(To be able to help it, to have control)

Det er ikke hans skyld. Han kan ikke gøre for det.

(It’s not his fault. He can’t help it)

 

Det gør ikke noget.

(It's okay, not a problem)

Det gør ikke noget, hvis man kommer lidt for sent.

(It's okay if you arrive / one arrives a little late)

 

At have noget at gøre med...

(To have something to do with...)

Hvad har julen at gøre med sne?

(What has Christmas got to do with snow?)

 

At gøre rent.

(To clean)

Jeg gør rent lige nu.

(I am cleaning right now / at the moment)

 

At gøre noget ved noget.

(To do something about something)

Ved du hvad han gjorde ved det?

(Do you know what he did about it?)

 

At gøre noget om.

(To do something over, to redo something)

Vi bliver nødt til at gøre det om.

(We need to redo it)

 

At gøre grin ad/af...

(To make fun of)

Hun gjorde lidt grin ad/af min lille bil.

(She made a little fun of my small car)

 

At gøre sig klog på…

(To wise oneself on, to speak about something in a knowledgeable way)

Jeg skal ikke gøre mig klog på hvad hans motiv har været.

(I do not make sense of / cannot figure out what his motive has been)

 

At gøre ondt.

(To hurt, to have hurt or pain in a body part)

Av! Det gør ondt i min tand!

(Ouch! My tooth hurts!)

 

At gøre noget ud af noget.

(To make an extraordinary effort, to go the extra mile)

De gjorde virkelig meget ud af pynten.

(They really made effort with the decorations)

 

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