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    #1

    fix dinner

    Hi everyone,

    Does "fix dinner " have the same meaning as " make dinner"?

    Thank you.

    Jenny

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    Re: fix dinner

    In most cases.
    I'm not a teacher, but I write for a living. Please don't ask me about 2nd conditionals, but I'm a safe bet for what reads well in (American) English.

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    Re: fix dinner

    And not only dinner- you can fix a drink for someone.

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    Re: fix dinner

    Note that we don't use it in BrE. We generally only use "fix" to mean "repair" or "to predetermine the outcome of something that should be down to luck, chance or skill".
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: fix dinner

    Quote Originally Posted by emsr2d2 View Post
    Note that we don't use it in BrE. We generally only use "fix" to mean "repair" or "to predetermine the outcome of something that should be down to luck, chance or skill".
    I have had to fix a dinner that had gone wrong before now.

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