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    #1

    So, what do we do now?

    So, what do we do now?
    What does the above sentence mean - A, B or any other things?
    (A) What should we do now? (B) What can we do now?

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    #2

    Re: So, what do we do now?

    Either one is OK to use

    But context is everything here.

    What should

    or

    What can

    depends on all the surrounding circumstances.

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    #3

    Re: So, what do we do now?

    Ben : Sorry, I'm late. So, what are we doing?
    Sandy: We're preparing for English class. We're going to talk about this book.

    What does "what are we doing?" mean - A, B or any other things?
    (A) What should we do now? (B) What can we do now?

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    #4

    Re: So, what do we do now?

    Neither. In that context, it means "What activity is in progress right now?"

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    #5

    Re: So, what do we do now?

    Shouldn't he say 'what are you doing'?

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    #6

    Re: So, what do we do now?

    In that context it means: What's up? What's happening? What did I miss?

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