Which is correct and sound natural?

A: What sports do you do? 

B: (a) I like swimming and volleyball / playing volleyball. 

    (b) I do karate and ice-skating

    (c) I play / like football and ice-skating / like ice-skating.

    (d) I do karate and swimming / I like karate and (go) swimming. 

    (e) I do karate and football / play football / like football. 

 

Thanks. 

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Bear_bear, please revise your post so that it is not filled with "slashes" designating variations. Using such slashes is OK on occasion, but an excessive use of them creates a headache for us. It's hard to tell how many sentences you are asking about and how you want each of them to read. When you revise your post, please reduce the number of sentences you are asking about. Try to ask a question that encapsulates the essence of your grammatical difficulty. Thanks.

Sorry for inconvenience caused. I would revise it. 

A: What sports do you do? 

B: (a) I like swimming and volleyball.

    (b) I do karate and ice-skating

    (c) I play football and ice-skating 

    (d) I do karate and swimming.

    (e) I do karate and play football.

 

Hi, Bear-Bear,

bear_bear posted:

Sorry for inconvenience caused. I would revise it. 

A: What sports do you do? 

B: (a) I like swimming and volleyball.

    (b) I do karate and ice-skating

    (c) I play football and ice-skating 

    (d) I do karate and swimming.

    (e) I do karate and play football.

 

I'm sure you know that team sports that are played with a ball take 'play' and activities ending with 'ing' take 'go', while violent and recreational activities take 'do'. However, when you ask the question 'what sports do you do?', you can use 'do' before all sports. See here: 

http://www.learnenglishlanguag...ports-play-do-or-go/

So, I see that 'a' and 'e' are perfect. 'B' and 'd' are acceptable answers (because of the form of the question that precedes them).  'C' is ungrammatical.

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