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Q: How do you say this in English (US)? faire de la plongée
A: Scuba diving
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? faire une nuit blanche
A: make a sleepless night
Q: How do you say this in English (UK)? j'aimerai faire mes études aux États-Unis
A: I'd like to do my studies in the USA.
Q: How do you say this in English (UK)? empêcher quelqu'un de faire quelque chose
A: to prevent someone from doing something

to stop someone from doing something
Q: How do you say this in English (UK)? faire un détour
A: make/take a detour

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Q: savoir- faire

I know what it means. Could you give me some examples of sentences - I need to see it in a context/contexts to know how to use it.

Is it a very formal expression? Are there any other more informal ways to say that?

Thanks in advance! :)
A: That's French, not English.
Q: Hello :) how do you say "faire le tour de ville" as in "if you miss this road you'll have to...." (si tu manques cette route tu devras faire le tour de ville)
A: It could mean "go/get around town" or since in this context you seem lost, maybe "wander around town"

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