segunda-feira, 22 de setembro de 2014

COMMON MISTAKES



Os erros (mistakes) abaixo são comuns. Verifique se você os comete e faça as correções necessárias (make the necessary corrections).

ADD A WORD
* I need buy a car. (wrong)
* I need to buy a car. (correct)

OMMIT A WORD
* I should to talk to her. (wrong)
* I should talk to her. (correct)

VERB TENSE
* She is here since January. (wrong)
* She’s been here since January. (correct)

WORD FORM
* He drives dangerous. (wrong)
* He drives dangerously. (correct)

SINGULAR – PLURAL
* I have five brother. (wrong)
* I have five brothers. (correct)

SPELLING
* It’s rainning. (wrong)
* It’s raining. (correct)

CAPITALIZATION
* I speak spanish and german. (wrong)
* I speak Spanish and German. (correct)

domingo, 15 de junho de 2014

EXAGGERATING


Muitas vezes “exageramos” ao expressarmos algo que estamos sentindo. Veja o que dizer em inglês nas situações abaixo.

Se você está....                                                         Você pode dizer...

* Com muita fome...                                                   I’m starving.
* Com muita sede...                                                   I’m dying for a drink.
* Com muita vergonha...                                            I nearly died of shame.
* Muito surpreso ou chocado...                                 I’m speechless.
* Muito feliz…                                                            I’m over the moon.
* Muito cansado...                                                     I’m useless.
* Com muito medo...                                                 I’m scared stiff.

Let’s exaggerate!