Sherton English pt Inglês em 52 semanas

Gramática

Certos verbos são muito frequentes na hora de reportar: propose, refuse, congratulate, greet, introduce, warn, insist, insult.
Exemplo: 'She refused to pay for the damage'.


Verbo Exemplo
propose "Sir, I think we should have a meeting this afternoon"
He proposed having a meeting that afternoon
refuse "I won't do this job any longer"
He refused to continue working
congratulate "Congratulations Jack. Your performance was excellent!"
He congratulated Jack on giving a good performance at the theater
greet "Hi everybody"
Bill greeted everybody as he entered the room
introduce "This is my mother. Her name is Nancy"
He introduced me to his mother
warn "Don't drink so much or you'll get drunk"
Bill warned Jack not to drink too much
insist "You must take me there!. Come on. I really want to go there!"
She insisted that she wanted to go
insult "You... damned fat cow!. You ate all my cookies!"
She insulted her friend calling her a 'fat cow'
to propose (propóus) - propor
  • Mark: "Sir, I think we should have a meeting this afternoon"
    Mark: "Senhor, acredito que deveríamos fazer uma reunião esta tarde"
  • He proposed having a meeting that afternoon
    Ele propôs fazer uma reunião esta tarde
to refuse (rifiúus) - recusar
  • Jim: "I won't do this job any longer"
    Jim: "Eu não continuarei fazendo este trabalho"
  • He refused to continue working
    Ele se recusou a continuar trabalhando
to congratulate (kongrátchiuleit) - felicitar
  • Sam: "Congratulations, Jack! Your performance was excellent!"
    Sam: "Parabéns, Jack! Sua atuação foi excelente!"
  • He congratulated Jack on giving a good performance at the theater
    Ele parabenizou Jack por ter atuado bem no teatro
to greet (gríit) - cumprimentar
  • Bill: "Hi, everybody!"
    Bill: "Oi, para todos!"
  • Bill greeted everybody as he entered the room
    Bill cumprimentou a todos quando entrou no quarto
to introduce (introdiús) - presentear
  • Lou: "This is my mother. Her name is Nancy"
    Lou: "Ela é minha mãe. O nome dela é Nancy"
  • He introduced me to his mother
    Ele me apresentou a mãe dele
to warn (uórn)- advertir
  • Bill: "Don't drink so much or you'll get drunk!"
    Bill: "Não beba muito ou você vai se embriagar!"
  • Bill warned Jack not to drink too much
    Bill advertiu Jack que não bebesse tanto
to insist (insíst) - insistir
  • Kate: "You take me there! Come on! I really want to go there!"
    Kate: "Você tem que me levar lá! Vamos! Eu realmente quero ir para lá!"
  • She insisted that she wanted to go
    Ela insistiu que queria ir
to insult (insált) - insultar
  • Karen: "You... damned fat cow! You ate all my cookies!"
    Karen: "Você é uma maldita, gorda, desgraçada! Você comeu todas as minhas bolachas!"
  • She insulted her friend calling her a 'fat cow'
    Ela insultou a amiga dela dizendo "gorda desgraçada"