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Questão cód. 1003445
1)Complete the sentences using the words from the box and then choose the correct option:

WHEREAS - ALTHOUGH - YET - ON THE OTHER HAND - BUT

*Mick likes playing tennis _______________ only if he wins.
*Dogs are loving and loyal, _______________ cats are very independent.
*Hugo claims to be a strict vegetarian and _______________ he regularly eats chicken.
*Cars produce a great deal of pollution, bicycles, _______________, are totally environmentally friendly.
* _______________ Joan likes living in the country, she does miss the convenience of living in town.
a)but / whereas / yet / on the other hand / although
b)whereas / but / yet / on the other hand / although
c)although / yet / on the other hand / whereas / but
d)yet / but / although / whereas / on the other hand
e)on the other hand / although / yet / whereas / but
 
Questão cód. 1006376
2)To Penny Ur (1996:121-122), some problems which may occur in speaking activities are: inhibition, nothing to say, low or uneven participation, and mother-tongue use.

Mark the INCORRECT alternative according to the author’s suggestions and reasons to adopt speaking activities in the classroom.
a)Use group work so that all utterances will be correct, and learners may not slip into their native language.
b)Base the activity on easy language. In general, the level of the language which is necessary for a discussion should be lower than that used in intensive language-learning activities in the same class.
c)Make a careful choice of topic and task to stimulate interest. On the whole, if the purpose of the discussion is clear, participants will be more motivated.
d)Give some instructions or training in discussion skills. For instance, establish tasks and rules to the participants of the groups.
 
Questão cód. 1059780
3)Windows 7 ____________ is the most versatile and powerful edition of Windows 7. It combines remarkable easeof- use with the entertainment features of the business capabilities, including the ability to run many Windows XP productivity programs in Windows XP Mode. For added security, you can encrypt your data with BitLocker and BitLocker-To-Go. And for extra flexibility, you can work in any of 35 languages.
a)STARTER
b)ULTIMATE
c)PROFESSIONAL
d)HOME PREMIUM
 
Questão cód. 1129757
4)What is the speaker expressing with the given modal choice?

“The trial should be over in a few weeks”.
a)Advisability
b)Prediction
c)Possibility
d)Necessity
e)Permission
 
Questão cód. 1137213
5)Much of the power of the trade unions has been lost. _________, their political influence should not be underestimated.
a)Even so
b)Although
c)Even
d)Even though
e)Even until
 
Questão cód. 1207579
6)When ____________________ invented? Quando ___________ inventado?
a)was radio
b)were radios
c)was the radio
d)were the radios
e)was a radio
 
Questão cód. 1221150
7)“[…] But _____ we accept these new technologies without considering their implications to society? For example, we _____ hear about the benefits of a stem cell therapy, but what are the risks? All of us researches, policymakers, and the public have a responsibility to explore the potential effects of stem cell research on our lives so that we _____ make informed decision. […]”
a)can, might, may
b)should, might, can
c)could, can, may
d)must, could, can
e)can, could, must
 
Questão cód. 1221159
8)A: I’ve heard a noise. I think _______ is at the door.
B: No, there isn’t ______ there. It may have been the neighbor’s cat again.
a)someone; somebody
b)somebody; anybody
c)anybody; somebody
d)anyone; someone
e)none; anybody
 
Questão cód. 1232361
9)O significado da seguinte frase “Charles used to work in a factory” é:
a)Charles usava a condução oferecida pela fábrica.
b)Charles usava uniforme de trabalho em uma fábrica.
c)Charles trabalha muito em uma fábrica.
d)Charles trabalhava em uma fábrica no passado, mas não trabalha lá agora.
 
Questão cód. 1525039
10)According to the text, one of the NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center cutting-edge research facility is called
a)Space Launch System.
b)Nuclear Thermal Rocket Element Environmental Simulator.
c)Advanced Exploration Systems.
d)Nuclear Cryogenic Propulsion Stage.
e)Human Exploration and Operations Mission Directorate.