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Autor:  PPAULO
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Data:  30/SET/2012 6:02 PM
Assunto:  Thanks and a further question...
 
Mensagem:    Good.  I just think  a quiz is more of "uma prova" whereas I like to think of a pop quiz as "uma provinha".     That is, a quiz with five-to-ten questions, that is, more concise.

    Anyway, both can be interchangeable without loss of meaning most of the time.




   Just take a look at Kudoz for the word, and also these ones:

Pop quiz - Definition and More from the Free Merriam-Webster ...
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noun. Definition of POP QUIZ. : an unscheduled or unannounced quiz. See pop quiz defined for English-language learners ». First Known Use of POP QUIZ




pop quiz [countable]    American English
a short test that a teacher gives without any warning, in order to check whether students have been studying



pop quiz - definition of pop quiz by the Free Online Dictionary ...
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Noun, 1. pop quiz - a quiz given without prior warning. quiz - an examination consisting of a few short questions. Want to thank TFD for its existence? Tell a friend ...


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 English Made in Brazil -- English, Portuguese, & contrastive linguistics
Teachers' sentences...  –  jazz  27/SET/2012, 11:36 PM
Teachers' sentences...  –  Dale-USA  27/SET/2012, 11:54 PM
Teachers' sentences...  –  PPAULO  27/SET/2012, 11:58 PM
Teachers' sentences...  –  PPAULO  28/SET/2012, 12:01 AM
Teachers' sentences...  –  Dale-USA  28/SET/2012, 12:04 AM
Teachers' sentences...  –  Tiago T.  28/SET/2012, 12:20 AM
thanks and a further question  –  jazz  28/SET/2012, 8:18 PM
thanks and a further question...  –  PPAULO  28/SET/2012, 11:14 PM
Thanks and a further question...  –  PPAULO  28/SET/2012, 11:17 PM
Thanks and a further question...  –  jazz  28/SET/2012, 11:31 PM
Thanks and a further question...  –  PPAULO  28/SET/2012, 11:37 PM
Thanks and a further question...  –  PPAULO  29/SET/2012, 12:22 AM
Thanks and a further question...  –  Dale-USA  29/SET/2012, 12:41 AM
THANK U  –  jazz  29/SET/2012, 8:36 PM
Thanks and a further question...  –  Tiago T.  30/SET/2012, 2:31 PM
 Thanks and a further question...  –  PPAULO  30/SET/2012, 6:02 PM
Thanks and a further question...  –  Renan  30/SET/2012, 6:06 PM

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