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Autor:  Carlos Carloni
E-mail:  não-disponível
Data:  18/DEZ/2007 6:36 PM
Assunto:  Dificuldades em resolver as atividades
 
Mensagem: 

caros amigos, preciso resolver esse exercícios até às 22h30 hoje. Estou apavorado, favor ajudar.

Obrigado pela soliedariedade!

Carlitos - RJ

 


 

Name: _________________________________  Grade: ____\ 51 = ______%

 

Multiple Choice
Identify the letter of the choice that best completes the statement or answers the question.

DIRECTIONS: Choose the correct answer.

____ 1. Choose the sentence in which the underlined word or phrase is used best.
a. Most affluent people never worry about money.
b. Most penniless people never worry about money.
c. Most penniless people have a lot of money.


____ 2. Choose the sentence in which the underlined word or phrase is used best.
a. Cynthia made her fortune in the kitchen washing the dishes.
b. Cynthia made her fortune as a writer of best-selling books.
c. Cynthia ran out of money as a writer of best-selling books.


____ 3. Choose the sentence in which the underlined word or phrase is used best.
a. Jomo lost everything when his oil company went broke in the late 1990s.
b. Jomo lost everything when his oil company went prosperous in the late 1990s.
c. Jomo lost everything when his oil company went personal in the late 1990s.


____ 4. Choose the sentence in which the underlined word or phrase is used best.
a. Erdag struck it rich in the vitamin business.
b. Erdag struck it rich with a baseball bat.
c. Erdag struck it rich in an affluent.


____ 5. Choose the sentence in which the underlined word or phrase is used best.
a. Rona ran out of money in a five-mile race.
b. Rona's cat ran out of money into the bushes.
c. Rona ran out of money and lost her business.


____ 6. Choose the sentence in which the underlined word or phrase is used best.
a. Her parents are well-off. They live in a luxury condo.
b. Her parents are well-off the table. They live in a luxury condo.
c. Her parents are well-off off the map. They live in a luxury condo.


DIRECTIONS: Choose the word or phrase that best completes the sentence.

____ 7. Lying in a court room is ____.
a. obvious
b. against the law
c. exceptions
d. morals


____ 8. You can ____ if you tell him or her an unpleasant truth.
a. white lie
b. morals
c. depend on the circumstances
d. hurt someone's feelings


____ 9. There are ____ to most rules.
a. morals
b. trusts
c. exceptions
d. depends


____ 10. A person with a strong sense of right and wrong has good ____.
a. exceptions
b. feelings
c. morals
d. lies


____ 11. You do not want to have a lie ____.
a. on your conscience
b. on your kitchen table
c. on your morals
d. not worth doing


____ 12. Whether or not you forgive a lie ____.
a. hurts someone's feelings
b. is not worth doing
c. is against the law
d. depends on the circumstances


DIRECTIONS: Choose the sentence that best reports the quoted speech.

____ 13. "I can play a few songs on the guitar," Sam said.
a. Sam said that he's a great musician.
b. Sam said that he's got a lot of musical talent.
c. Sam said that he a talented guitar player.
d. Sam said that he can play songs on the guitar.


____ 14. "I'd like to have you and Sharrise for dinner," Judy said.
a. Judy said she's having a dinner party.
b. Judy said she's having salmon for dinner.
c. Judy said she's having a birthday party.
d. Judy said she's having a political party.


____ 15. "The Mini is the coolest car on the road!" Gray said.
a. Gray said that the Mini is the most expensive small car.
b. Gray said that he think he Mini is cool.
c. Gray said that the Mini is the fastest car on the road.
d. Gray said that the Mini handles well.


____ 16. Lee told me, "If you want short hair, you should shave your head."
a. Lee said that I should have short hair.
b. Lee said that I should shave my head if I want short hair.
c. Lee said that I should shave my beard if I want short hair.
d. Lee said that short hair looks better than a shaved head.


____ 17. Daoud said, "If you're still working at six, order dinner."
a. Daoud said that we should order dinner.
b. Daoud said that we should work only until six.
c. Daoud said that we should order dinner only if we're still working.
d. Daoud said that we should keep working only if we want dinner.


DIRECTIONS: Find the best ending to each sentence.

____ 18. For Monique's 25th birthday,
a. you ought to hire a clown.
b. you ought to go on a romantic boat ride.
c. you ought to close the window.
d. you ought to tie your shoes.


____ 19. To remember this wonderful picnic,
a. why don't you throw away the garbage?
b. why don't you take your dog on a walk?
c. why don't you take pictures with a digital camera?
d. why don't you call a plumber?


____ 20. I know you made an honest mistake,
a. but if I were you, I would apologize.
b. but if I were you, I would bake a cake.
c. but if I were you, I would always tell lies.
d. but if I were you, I would never tell the truth.


____ 21. To get in shape,
a. you ought to eat a lot of cookies.
b. you ought to join a gym.
c. you ought to buy some new clothes.
d. you ought to take a vacation.


DIRECTIONS: Choose the word that best matches the definition.

____ 22. disagreement or argument
a. feat
b. route
c. severe
d. controversy


____ 23. things that are in the way
a. obstacles
b. routes
c. engineers
d. goods


____ 24. great achievement or accomplishment
a. withstand
b. feat
c. transport
d. route


____ 25. way to go, path
a. feat
b. route
c. accommodate
d. severe


____ 26. products to be traded
a. cliffs
b. obstacles
c. goods
d. engineers


____ 27. move from one place to another
a. transport
b. feat
c. accommodate
d. controversy


DIRECTIONS: Choose the best response.

____ 28. A part-time job may be what you need.
a. Yes, but on the other hand, it wouldn't pay as much as a full-time job.
b. Even so, what do I need?
c. That's very nice, but my cousins live in Ohio.


____ 29. You could drive to work in less than ten minutes.
a. Yes, but on the other hand, I could eat lunch.
b. Even so, you could look for a roommate.
c. But then again, you might get there quicker on your bike.


____ 30. You could ride your bike to work every day.
a. Yes, but on the other hand, I have a dog.
b. Even so, you could make cheese sandwiches.
c. But then again, you might want to drive during the winter.


____ 31. Riding your bike would get you in great shape.
a. That's very nice, but I have two roommates.
b. But then again, my printer does not work well.
c. Even so, I would still want to go to the gym three times a week.


Matching

DIRECTIONS: Match.
a. fashion
b. housing
c. vacation
d. transportation
e. fitness
f. spending money
g. education


____ 32. personal trainer

____ 33. private school

____ 34. designer clothes

____ 35. luxury suite

____ 36. credit card

____ 37. summer house

DIRECTIONS: Match the clauses to make logical sentences.
a. I'd tell him what I think about the country.
b. it would be a comedy.
c. I would be an NBA basketball player.
d. I would ask her what her name was.
e. it would be a Porsche.
f. I'd let my friends eat for free.
g. I would never sign autographs.


____ 38. If I had my own TV show,

____ 39. If I were a movie star,

____ 40. If I had dinner with the president,

____ 41. If I owned a restaurant,

____ 42. If I were nine inches taller,

____ 43. If I could talk to my dog,

DIRECTIONS: Match.
a. natural baths
b. dry, hot, empty
c. where ocean meets land
d. dark, wet
e. steep drop-off
f. where ships dock
g. river drop-off
h. exploding mountain


____ 44. desert

____ 45. cave

____ 46. harbor

____ 47. volcano

____ 48. hot springs

____ 49. coastline

____ 50. cliff

____ 51. waterfall


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 English Made in Brazil -- English, Portuguese, & contrastive linguistics
 Dificuldades em resolver as atividades   –  Carlos Carloni  18/DEZ/2007, 6:36 PM
Dificuldades em resolver as atividades   –  Carlitos  19/DEZ/2007, 1:25 AM
Dificuldades em resolver as atividades   –  PPAULO  19/DEZ/2007, 1:27 AM
Dificuldades em resolver as atividades   –  PPAULO  19/DEZ/2007, 1:44 AM
Dificuldades em resolver as atividades   –  Carlitos  19/DEZ/2007, 12:51 PM
Dificuldades em resolver as atividades   –  Tiago T.  19/DEZ/2007, 11:06 PM
Dificuldades em resolver as atividades   –  PPAULO  20/DEZ/2007, 9:26 PM

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