Choice A: "J'ai envie de faire quelque chose pour lui...."

Choice B: "J'ai envie de lui faire quelque chose...."

Why is the second one is wrong? Merci pour votre assistance.

  • The second one is not wrong, it just means something different.
    – jlliagre
    Sep 20, 2016 at 23:38

1 Answer 1


Same difference as between

To do something for someone


To do something to someone

  • Got it, now that i read them with your translation, I can see the difference. Thanks, I'll mark this as solved.
    – Jlente
    Sep 21, 2016 at 6:03

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