Definition: Making

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Statistics

  • Length: 6 characters
  • Syllables: 2

Results for word: Making

Lexical Information:
  • In the top 2,000 words in the Brown Corpus
  • A list of about 3,000 words defined as easy for the Dale-Chall Readability Formula

Grammatical Information:
  • Irregular Verb- Present Participle or Gerund
  • A verb describes an action or a state

Usage Notes:
  • MAKE someone DO something
  • FORCE somebody TO DO something

Other Comments:
  • Examiners' Favourite!!

Results for stem word: Make

Lexical Information:
  • One of the 220 words in the Dolch high frequency list
  • One of the 850 words in Basic English
  • In the top 2,000 words in the Brown Corpus
  • This is a core verb in the BLC (Business Letter Corpus)
  • Common word- this is one of the thousand words most frequently used in English.
  • One of the 100 commonest verbs in English
  • This is a common first name
  • A list of about 3,000 words defined as easy for the Dale-Chall Readability Formula

Grammatical Information:
  • Irregular Verb- Base Form
  • Nouns are words giving names to objects and things, which can be physical or concepts, etc

Usage Notes:
  • MAKE someone DO something
  • FORCE somebody TO DO something

Other Comments:
  • Examiners' Favourite!!

Similar Words (using 'make' as word stem):

'make' + Suffix

makeable, makebate, makebates, makefast, makefasts, makeham, makeover, maker, makers, makes, makeshift, makeshifts, makeup, makeups, makeweight,