Значение идиомы lend itself to

[lend itself to] {v. phr.} To give a chance for or be useful for;to be possible or right for.

Bob was sick and did not go to Jane’sparty, but his absence lent itself to misunderstanding.

Theteacher’s paperweight was a heavy piece of metal which sometimes lentitself to use as a hammer.

This poem lends itself to our programvery well.

Compare: LEND ONESELF TO.