This article series aims to eliminate usage errors and help non-native speakers to write clearly and fluently. We suggest that you always do proper research and use style guides effectively. For anything you are not sure of, feel free to ask us.
perform, carry out, undertake.
“To do” is a rather weak word: “to perform” and “to carry out” are often better. Using them also avoids the rather common confusion between “to do” and “to make.”
“A third source of revision is the statistical adjustments
done at national level and at European level to take account of the seasonality and the calendar effects affecting time series.”
Misused English words and expressions in EU publications by Jeremy Gardner [Updated 8.11.2013]