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    What make car do you have?

    Is This Question Right To Teach? Some say, no. I want to make sure so I am lookinf for a native speakers comment.
    What make car
    What make mobile phone would you like to buy? etc

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    Re: What make car do you have?

    Yes, "what make" is correct English. In the US, it's common to ask "what make and model is your car?" ("Make" would be, for example, Ford, and "model" would be "Escort.")

    For cell phones, you would probably inquire as to what "brand" someone wanted, even though "make" is still acceptable.

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