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    lauraguan is offline Member
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    do the car door

    Let me do the car door - it won't close properly.

    What does 'do the car door' mean?

    Thanks!

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    Re: do the car door

    I think that "let me do the door" means "let me close the door"

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    BobK is offline Harmless drudge
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    Re: do the car door

    It depends on context. It could be an offer to close it, or to mend it, or to paint it, or to treat it for rust... , or it could be a claim to the right to do better what someone else is already doing - 'Here, let me do it, I have the knack'.

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