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To do somebody a favor

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Definition

to do (somebody) a favor (US), a favour (UK): to do something nice, something helpful (for somebody)
verb
Could you do me a favor and call Susie? I would really appreciate it because I don't have much time.

In a sarcastic tone:

Do me a favor and leave right now!

to ask a favor (of someone): to ask, to request (someone) to do something for you
idiom

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