Don't Say: MAKE PARTY
A very typical mistake non-native English speakers make is to say "make party". That's not correct English, and it sounds funny to native speakers. Here are some phrases you can use instead.
I am going to party tonight because it's my birthday.
TO GO OUT
Are you going out tonight or staying in?
TO GO DANCING
I haven't gone dancing in a while, but I might this weekend.
TO THROW A PARTY
Since my parents are out of town, I'm going to throw a party.
TO ATTEND A PARTY
Did you attend Nick's birthday party, or were you not invited?
Here are some American songs that use the word party as a verb:
50 Cent – In Da Club – “We’re gonna party like it’s your birthday…”
Beyonce – Party – “Because we like to party…”
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