USING THE WORD “MAKE”

Look at the following examples using the word “MAKE.” In these examples “MAKE” means to REQUIRE, or even FORCE someone to do something.

  • Teachers often MAKE students put away their cell phones.
  • The police MADE the residents move their cars.
  • New policies will MAKE workers sign in when they start work in the morning.

Notice the sentence pattern: make + object + base verb form

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