Sherton English pt Inglês em 52 semanas

Gramática

Certos verbos são muito frequentes na hora de reportar: apologize, thank, protest, threaten, advise, inquire, praise, deny.
Exemplo: 'His doctor advised him to stop smoking'.


Verbo Exemplo
apologize "I am very sorry for having insulted you in that way"
She apologized to her friend for having insulted her
thank "Thank you so much for your help, Mary"
Jack thanked Mary for her help
protest "Come on. It was not my fault. You are accusing the wrong person!"
The girl protested against the unfair accusation
threaten "If you don't give me the money, I will kill you"
The robber threatened to kill the man
advise "If you don't want to have problems with your health, you should stop smoking"
His doctor advised him to stop smoking
inquire "Could you tell me where the main library is?"
She inquired how to get to the library
praise "I really think that the work you are doing is excellent"
Bill's boss praised him for the work he was doing
deny "I don't know what you think, but I didn't break that window"
Billy denied having broken the window
to apologize (apólodchais) - pedir desculpas
  • Karen: "I am very sorry for having insulted you in that way"
    Karen: "Me perdoe por ter lhe insultado dessa maneira"
  • She apologized to her friend for having insulted her
    Ela pediu desculpas a amiga dela por a ter insultado
to thank (záenk) - agradecer
  • Jack:"Thank you so much for your help, Mary"
    Jack: "Muito obrigado por sua ajuda, Mary"
  • Jack thanked Mary for her help
    Jack agradeceu a Mary pela ajuda dela
to protest (protést) - protestar
  • Ann: "Come on. It was not my fault. You are accusing the wrong person!"
    Ann: "Vamos. Não foi minha culpa. Você está acusando a pessoa errada!"
  • The girl protested against the unfair accusation
    A garota protestou contra a acusação injusta
to threaten (zréten) - ameaçar
  • Robber: "If you don't give me the money, I will kill you"
    Ladrão: "Se você não me der o dinheiro, eu vou matar você"
  • The robber threatened to kill the man
    O ladrão ameaçou matar o homem
to advise (adváis) - aconselhar
  • Doctor: "If you don't want to have problems with your health, you should stop smoking"
    Doutor: "Se você não quer ter problemas de saúde deve parar de fumar"
  • The doctor advised him to stop smoking
    O médico o aconselhou que deixasse de fumar
to inquire (inkuáier) - perguntar
  • Tina: "Could you tell me where the main library is?"
    Tina: "Você poderia me dizer aonde está a biblioteca principal?"
  • She inquired how to get to the library
    Ela perguntou como deve fazer para chegar a biblioteca
to praise (préis) - elogiar
  • Mr. Jones: "I really think that the work you're doing is excellent"
    Sr. Jones: "Eu realmente acredito que você está fazendo um trabalho excelente"
  • Bill's boss praised him for the work he was doing
    O chefe do Bill o elogiou pelo trabalho que ele está fazendo
to deny (dinái) - negar
  • Billy: "I don't know what you think, but I didn't break that window"
    Billy: "Eu não sei o que é que você pensa, mas eu não quebrei a janela"
  • Billy denied having broken the window
    Billy negou ter quebrado a janela