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    hi,
    which one is correct, "make a presentation" or "give a presentation"?

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    Re: ...presentation

    If you mean the actual presenting in front of an audience, we say "give a presentation." If you mean create a presentation that will be given to an audience at a later time, you can say "make a presentation," although it wouldn't be my choice of how to say it.

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    Re: ...presentation

    Quote Originally Posted by light View Post
    hi,
    which one is correct, "make a presentation" or "give a presentation"?
    As mkwyner, I prefer "give a presentation", but "make" is used quite commonly for the actual presentation.

    Web Results 1 - 10 of about 1,220,000 for "make a presentation".

    Web Results 1 - 10 of about 934,000 for "give a presentation".

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    Re: ...presentation

    thank you both for the answers

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    Re: ...presentation

    Quote Originally Posted by light View Post
    thank you both for the answers
    You're welcome.

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