#IOTW: Idioms with “make”

  1. Made of money. Meaning: (dalam bentuk pasif) kaya raya.
    • Example:
      • “You want my money again? Do you think I’m made of money?” (Kamu pikir aku kaya raya?)
  2. Make a face. Meaning: mengerutkan muka.
    • Example:
      • “He makes a face every time I talk about it.” (Dia mengerutkan muka tiap kali aku membicarakannya.)
  3. Make a fool of. Meaning: membuat (seseorang) terlihat bodoh.
    • Example:
      • “Don’t make a fool of me.” (Jangan membuatku terlihat bodoh.)
  4. Make a mountain out of a mole-hill. Meaning: membesar-besarkan sesuatu.
    • Example:
      • “He likes to make a mountain out of a mole-hill.” (Dia suka membesar-besarkan sesuatu.)
  5. Make believe. Meaning: berpura-pura.
    • Example:
      • “They make believe they’re still together.” (Mereka berpura-pura mereka masih bersama.)
  6. Make ends meet. Meaning: punya cukup uang (walau pas-pasan).
    • Example:
      • “She works to make ends meet.” (Dia bekerja untuk punya cukup uang.)
  7. Make eyes at. Meaning: bermain mata; menggoda.
    • Example:
      • “That guy keeps making eyes at me.” (Pria itu terus-terusan menggodaku.)
  8. Make friends with. Meaning: berteman dengan.
    • Example:
      • Make friends with everyone so you’ll be happy.” (Bertemanlah dengan semua orang supaya kamu bahagia.)
  9. Make fun of. Meaning: menggoda; mengolok-olok.
    • Example:
      • “Stop making fun of your sister, will you?” (Berhentilah mengolok-olok adikmu.)
  10. Make it snappy. Meaning: cepat-cepat.
    • Example:
      • Make it snappy! I don’t have all day.” (Cepatlah! Waktuku tidak banyak.)
  11. Make one’s day. Meaning: membuat hidup (seseorang) lengkap hari ini (dalam arti positif).
    • Example:
      • “Wow, thanks! This gift has made my day!” (Wah, terima kasih! Kado ini melengkapi hariku!)
  12. Make oneself at home. Meaning: santai saja; berlaku seperti di rumah sendiri.
    • Example:
      • “Welcome to our guest house.. Just make yourself at home.” (Selamat di guest house kami.. Anggap rumah sendiri.)
  13. Make over. Meaning: merombak.
    • Example:
      • “I’m going to make over my bike so it’ll look new.” (Aku akan merombak sepedaku supaya terlihat baru.)
  14. Make sense. Meaning: masuk akal.
    • Example:
      • “His argument makes sense though..” (Argumen dia masuk akal sih..)
  15. Make sure. Meaning: memastikan.
    • Example:
      • “I came to make sure that you’re OK.” (Aku datang untuk memastikan kamu baik-baik saja.)

Compiled and written by @NenoNeno at @EnglishTips4U on Monday, March 26, 2012.


RELATED POST(S):

^MD

Advertisements

3 responses to “#IOTW: Idioms with “make”

  1. Pingback: #IOTW: Idioms with The Word “Peace” | @EnglishTips4U·

  2. Pingback: #IOTW: Idioms of The Week | @EnglishTips4U·

  3. Pingback: #EngClass: ‘Let,’ ‘make,’ ‘let’s’ | @EnglishTips4U·

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s