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    #1

    Let me make a cat sound to you.

    Let me make a cat sound to you. Meow, Meow, Meow. Hahaha.

    Hi,
    I want to say the above blue sentence to a little kid. Is it correct and natural to you?

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    #2

    Re: Let me make a cat sound to you.

    Use for rather than "to".
    I am not a teacher.

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    Re: Let me make a cat sound to you.

    May I know why "to" can not work there?

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    Re: Let me make a cat sound to you.

    That's a very difficult question to answer. The uses of prepositions can often appear arbitrary.

    You could make a cat sound at someone, meaning aimed in their direction. It just doesn't work with to.
    I am not a teacher.

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    Re: Let me make a cat sound to you.

    We often use a different spelling for this cat sound in BrE:

    https://en.wiktionary.org/wiki/miaow

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