You can use ‘to do’ in almost every English sentence to emphasize the main verb in a sentence. The meaning of the main verb gets stronger or shows contrast by using ‘to do’. This grammatical structure is called the emphatic do in English. For a full overview of what this is and how to form it, click here.
Emphatic Do Exercise 5
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Complete the following sentences by using the emphatic do and the verb in brackets.
1.You (to look – present) like my brother.
2.You (to get – past) what you want so stop nagging.
3.Our friends (to like – present) pool parties.
4.I (to find – past) what I was looking for.
5.She (to have – present) a pretty peaceful life.
6.We (to wish – past) him a happy birthday.
7.I (to download – past) the latest update.
8.The teacher (to explain – present) everything really well.
9.I (to like – present) both cats and dogs.
10.She (to hate – present) it when people stare at her.