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Autor:  José Roberto
E-mail:  josezambon@terra.com.br
Data:  26/MAR/2009 4:26 PM
Assunto:  He can't drive because he's drunk
 
Mensagem:  Is it appropriate to say in English he doesn't have any conditions to drive because he's drunk? The book I use to teach says it's an interference from Portuguese into English, is that so? 

JR


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 English Made in Brazil -- English, Portuguese, & contrastive linguistics
 He can't drive because he's drunk  –  José Roberto  26/MAR/2009, 4:26 PM
He can't drive because he's drunk  –  Dale/CR  26/MAR/2009, 4:42 PM
He can't drive because he's drunk  –  José Roberto  27/MAR/2009, 7:25 PM
He can't drive because he's drunk  –  Dale/CR  27/MAR/2009, 10:52 PM

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