Fórum EMB de Discussões
[  EMB's Main Menu  |  Forum Index  |  Cadastro  |  Search  ]

Autor:  MJD
E-mail:  não-disponível
Data:  02/ABR/2005 6:56 AM
Assunto:  Re: to Dale -obras
Mensagem:  Sure, you're right, Dale. Making repairs and constructing something are two different things. I was more talking about the phrase that is often used as an expression. Often times one will ask: "Why is the highway so congested?" Someone else might respond: "There is some kind of construction going on down there." The example I gave about the tunnel happened to me in Portugal 2 months ago. A road that should have been moving smoothly wasn't because they were constructing a new tunnel. When I asked why the traffic wasn't moving, the answer I got was "está em obras."

Envie uma resposta
Índice de mensagens

 English Made in Brazil -- English, Portuguese, & contrastive linguistics
obras  –  Luiza  01/ABR/2005, 12:43 AM
Re: obras  –  Dale  01/ABR/2005, 2:21 AM
Re: to Dale -obras  –  Ricky  01/ABR/2005, 9:23 AM
Re: to Dale -obras  –  Dale  01/ABR/2005, 12:16 PM
Re: to Dale -obras  –  MJD  01/ABR/2005, 4:13 PM
Re: to Dale -obras  –  Dale  01/ABR/2005, 5:05 PM
Re: to Dale -obras  –  Johannes  01/ABR/2005, 6:22 PM
 Re: to Dale -obras  –  MJD  02/ABR/2005, 6:56 AM

Contents of this forum are copy-free.
By S&K