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Autor:  Phoebe
E-mail:  phoebe003@bol.com.br
Data:  13/FEV/2006 4:32 PM
Assunto:  Help!
 
Mensagem: 

Oi!

 

Fiz um teste recentemente e gostaria de saber porque as seguintes frases, com as opções que escolhi, estão incorretas:

 

1. "This report says smoking cigarettes is good for you."

    "That's because of_____written by the Tabacco institute."

 

Minha resposta(incorreta):  it had been; Resposta correta: its having been

 

2."Why don't you like that politician?"

   "Many questions______about his honesty."

 

Minha resposta: have been raising; Resposta correta: have been raised.

 

3. "Is Victoria an interesting person?"

    "Yes, she is, in spite of ____ too much."

 

Minha resposta: she talks; Resposta correta: her talking

 

4."What should I do when I get there?"

   "___, arriving, notify your embassy immediately."

 

Minha resposta: When; Resposta correta: Upon

 

5. "Is that you book?"

    "No, I lost mine and had to borrow____."

 

Minha resposta: other one; Resposta correta: Another.

 

Gostaria que pudessem esclarecer minhas dúcidas. Obrigado


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 English Made in Brazil -- English, Portuguese, & contrastive linguistics
 Help!  –  Phoebe  13/FEV/2006, 4:32 PM
Help!  –  Tiago T.  13/FEV/2006, 5:48 PM
Help!  –  Phoebe  13/FEV/2006, 6:04 PM
Help!  –  Fabricioaugusto  14/FEV/2006, 3:43 PM
Help!  –  Dale/RS  15/FEV/2006, 8:35 AM
Help!  –  Fabricioaugusto  15/FEV/2006, 6:59 PM

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