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Is it natural to ask

Can you do any dances?

meaning can you dance any dances like the walts, the tango etc. If so, can I use the verb do instead of dance. For example:

Let's do waltz at the wedding.

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It isn't particularly idiomatic. People do sometimes say "he did a dance", but "do/did" is a bit odd because "dance" is itself a verb, although it can also be a noun when referring to a specific type of dance.

If you wanted to know if someone can dance in general, it would be more natural to ask:

Can you dance?

Or, if referring to a specific dance or dances, you could ask:

Do you know any dances?

It would be unusual to ask "can you dance any dances?", but if naming a particular dance it would be idiomatic to ask, for example, "can you dance the Foxtrot?"

  • If I ask "do you know any dances" that would mean can you dance any dances? By the way is the question "can you dance any dances?" Is ok? – Dmytro O'Hope Nov 11 '19 at 12:54
  • As I mentioned in my final paragraph, it would be unusual to say "dance a dance", although not incorrect. "Do you know any dances" is how I would idiomatically ask if someone knew how to perform a specific dance. Knowledge alone without the practical ability to perform it would mean they know of a dance. – Astralbee Nov 11 '19 at 13:07

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