Faire + an infinitive is called the faire causative. It translates to « have something done by someone or cause something to be done by someone, »or « to cause someone to do something. »
Elle répare la voiture. She is fixing the car.
Elle fait réparer la voiture. She is having the car fixed.
Il peint son appartement. He’s painting his apartment.
Il fait peindre son appartement. He’s having his apartment painted.
Le chien mange. The dog is eating.
Tu fais manger le dog. You are feeding the dog.
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