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Revisão: Inglês Instrumental I - 08/04/13
Free at last!
_________ 12 years in prison, a Texas inmate walked free on Jan. 17. The exoneration came courtesy of University of Wisconsin-Madison law students and professors – and DNA tests proving that Christopher Ochoa, now 33, was innocent of a 1998 rape ________ murder. 
Fortunately for Ochoa, evidence from the crime was still available for DNA fingerprinting, a simple test that can prove whether a biological sample did or did not come from a suspect.
______________, the arrival of cheap and fast DNA fingerprinting is overturning the quest to convict the guilty and free the innocent. ____________ technology is far more specific than earlier tests of antibodies in blood or semen. Terry Laber, who directed the blood laboratory at the Minnesota Department of Public Safety, says, “___________ DNA, you’d have a good suspect, and do all the tests you could do, and you’d end up with 30% to 40% of the population qualifying”. 
But __________ biological samples – from blood, skin cells or semen – are DNA fingerprinted, the specific DNA sequence is extremely unlikely to be found except in the perpetrator. A match, ___________, is “very powerful evidence”. 
1) Circule os núcleos dos grupos nominais retirados do texto e dê a tradução/interpretação de cada grupo: 
a) University of Wisconsin-Madison law students and professors
b) Biological sample
c) The arrival of cheap and fast DNA fingerprinting
d) Minnesota Department of Public Safety
e) Specific DNA sequence
2) Indique a tradução das palavras abaixo levando em consideração os prefixos e sufixos estudados: 
a) arrival (linha 8): 
b) unlikely (penúltima linha do texto): 
c) extremely (penúltima linha do texto): 
d) powerful (última linha do texto): 
3) Complete as lacunas do texto acima com os marcadores discursivos do quadro: 
in fact 
4) Complete o texto com as formas corretas do passado simples:
I ___________ (have, af.) a tiring day yesterday. I _____________ (wake up, af.) very early. I _______________ (have, neg.) time for breakfast and I __________ (miss, af.) the bus to school and ___________ (walk, af.) a lot. My teacher _______________ (give, af.) us an unexpected test and I ______________ (know, neg.) the answers. I ___________ (leave, af.) school at midday and someone ____________ (steal, af.) my backpack with all my money. I ____________ (call, af.) my dad but he _____________ (can, neg.) pick me up so I ____________ (have, af.) to walk home again. I ___________ (get, af.) home at 2 p.m. My mom _________ (be, af.) sick and ________________ (make, neg.) lunch. So, I ____________ (eat, af.) bread and _____________ (drink, af.) milk. What _______ I _________ (do, int.) to deserve a bad day like that? 
5) Complete as frases abaixo com os verbos modais do quadro: 
 must may 
 could can would will
a) _____________ you guys help me move this table?
b) No, thanks. I ___________ like a strawberry milk shake and a hamburger, please. 
c) Excuse me, sir. __________ I interrupt for a second? 
d) I ____________ swim ten laps when I was a boy. Now I ___________ only swim three. 
e) In my opinion you ____________ get your hair cut. I don’t like this style. 
f) Children ____________ always obey their parents.