make the time

make the time — найти время, выделить время, иметь время на что-л.

Example : I can probably make the time to see them. (OALD)

not make the time — не находить времени, не успевать делать что-л.

Example : For the past couple years I’ve been complaining that I need to stop buying books as a surrogate for the knowledge in them since they just keep piling up and I don’t make the time to read them. Of course someone else said it first:
...Buying books would be a good thing if one could also buy the time to read them in: but as a rule the purchase of books is mistaken for the appropriation of their contents.— Arthur Schopenhauer, Parerga and Paralipomena, 1851
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