Words matter. "I'm going to try to...(get a new job, buy a house, get in shape, complete my degree, etc.). What does that really mean?
Definition of TRY:
": to make an effort to do something : to attempt to accomplish or complete something"
Try. (n.d.). Retrieved July 13, 2014, from http://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/try
Definition of DO:
to bring to pass : carry out
Do. (n.d.). Retrieved July 13, 2014, from http://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/do
When you say...