The BlackBoard www.theblackboard.com.br 1 The BlackBoard / 1.800 Questões de Língua Inglesa / Edição 2015 Professor Jefferson Celestino Parte 1 / Grammar Skills / 1270 Questões Página 2 :: Articles :: 030 Questões Página 6 :: Pronouns :: 160 Questões Página 28 :: Verbs :: 190 Questões Página 51 :: Quantifiers & Intensifiers :: 040 Questões Página 57 :: Adjectives & Adverbs :: 130 Questões Página 72 :: Modal Verbs :: 080 Questões Página 83 :: Conditionals :: 055 Questões Página 91 :: Plural of The Nouns :: 025 Questões Página 95 :: Genitive Case :: 025 Questões Página 98 :: Numbers :: 010 Questões Página 100 :: Prepositions :: 110 Questões Página 114 :: Conjunctions :: 140 Questões Página 134 :: Question Tags :: 025 Questões Página 137 :: Rejoinders :: 010 Questões Página 138 :: Subjunctive, Imperative, Infinitive & Gerund :: 030 Questões Página 143 :: Active/Passive Voice & Causative Verbs :: 110 Questões Página 158 :: Direct & Indirect Speech :: 040 Questões Página 164 :: Phrasal Verbs :: 030 Questões Página 168 :: Mixed Topics :: 030 Questões Parte 2 / Vocabulary Skills / 350 Questões Página 174 :: False Cognates/Friends :: 020 Questões Página 177 :: Idioms & Word Trivia :: 040 Questões Página 183 :: Antonyms & Synonyms :: 045 Questões Página 190 :: Translations :: 200 Questões Página 204 :: Word Definition :: 045 Questões Parte 3 / Reading Skills / 180 Questões Página 208 :: Reading Comprehension/Vocabulary & Grammar Review :: 180 Questões Answers Página 257 Sobre o Autor Página 266 Muito Prazer, Somos o The BlackBoard Página 266 The BlackBoard www.theblackboard.com.br 2 Parte 1 / Grammar Skills Articles 001 | JFS 1999 Assinale a alternativa correta: It would be better for __________ environment if more people used __________ bikes rather than __________ cars. a) the \u2013 the \u2013 the b) the \u2013 * \u2013 the c) the \u2013 * \u2013 * d) * \u2013 the \u2013 * e) * \u2013 * \u2013 * 002 | JFS 1999 Assinale a alternativa correta: It's __________ disgrace that __________ government spends so much on __________ guns and so little on __________ education. a) a \u2013 a \u2013 the \u2013 the b) * \u2013 a \u2013 * \u2013 the c) a \u2013 the \u2013 the \u2013 the d) * \u2013 the \u2013 * \u2013 * e) a \u2013 the \u2013 * \u2013 * 003 | FUVEST 1978 \u2013 ADAPTED __________ money is very important, but you can't buy __________ bit of luck with all __________ money you have. a) The / a / the b) * / a / the c) A / a / the d) Some / a / the e) The / a / * 004 | UNESP 1991 It was __________ honor for us to see __________ Queen of __________ England. a) a \u2013 the \u2013 the b) * \u2013 a \u2013 * c) an \u2013 a \u2013 the d) the \u2013 * \u2013 an e) an \u2013 the \u2013 * 005 | PUCPR 1996 __________ Brazil is __________ most industrial country in __________ South America, while __________ United States holds __________ same position in __________ North America. a) the; the; the; the; the; the b) *; the; the; *; the; * c) *; the; *; the; the; * d) *; the; the; the; the; * e) the; *; *; *; the; the 006 | PUCCAMP 1992 Fred: I've been thinking of buying __________. Sam: Really? Which make are you considering? Fred: That doesn't matter as long as __________ is economical. a) a car \u2013 some car b) a car \u2013 the car c) some car \u2013 car d) the car \u2013 a car e) car \u2013 a car 007 | UFPB 1998 Read this sentence: __________ good idea is __________ good idea, whether it's done in __________ one, __________ three or 33 countries. \u2013 It is completed by the following sequence: a) A / no article / the / the b) no article / no article / a / a c) The / the / no article / no article d) A / a / no article / no article e) The / no article / a / no article 008 | FATEC 1998 Indique a alternativa em que a tradução de a ou an difere do seu significado habitual de artigo indefinido (um, uma) em língua portuguesa: a) However, the abduction of Gutiérrez would be a new twist. b) After his family paid an undisclosed ransom. c) An American businessman help for eight days was released just last week. d) Kidnapping has become rampant in Mexico with hundreds of cases a year. e) Editorials are already referring to him as a "political kidnapee". The BlackBoard www.theblackboard.com.br 3 009 | PUCPR 2001 In which of the sentences we MUSTN'T use the article THE to complete the blanks? a) __________ Statue of Liberty is visited by thousands of tourists every year. b) Lots of people enjoy __________ amount of time they spend outdoors. c) Richard Claydermann will play __________ piano for hundred people in the theatre tomorrow. d) Economically, __________ London is considered one of the most important cities in Europe. e) Who is __________ next to be interviewed? 010 | EFOMM 1994 I want __________ can of __________ peaches, __________ sugar, and __________ pound of __________ raspberry jam. a) the / the / a / the / * b) a / * / * / a / * c) the / * / a / * / * d) a / the / the / * / the e) a / the / a / the / a 011 | EFOMM 2007 __________ lemon originated in __________ China and spread south to __________ Malaysian islands and west to ____ India. a) A / the / the / * b) * / * / * / * c) The / the / the / the d) A / the / * / * e) The / * / the / * 012 | PUCPR 2000 Which is the correct alternative about the use of the article "the" in the phrases below? I. You mustn't smoke in __________ class. II. Marcos has all the right qualifications for __________ job. III. Sometimes there are shows in __________ Central Park. IV. __________ Mercury is the smallest planet in __________ Solar System. V. __________ liberty and __________ democracy are idealized since __________ French Revolution. a) Only in sentences I and II it's necessary to use the article THE. b) It's correct to use THE in all blank spaces. c) In alternatives I, III, IV and V it's correct to complete the spaces with THE. d) About alternative V, it only needs the article in the third space. e) We have to use THE only in the second space of phrase number IV. 013 | EEAR 2007 Choose the alternative in which the definite article is used correctly: a) The Brazilians are very friendly. b) The old man is arriving right now. c) The spring is the season of flowers. d) The New York is a very beautiful city. 014 | JFS 2008 Mark the correct option: __________ Mr. Smith called you when you were out. a) A b) An c) The d) No 015 | ITA 1994 Complete corretamente o texto a seguir: The pianist I told you about lives in __________(I) one- story building on Main Street. Although she isn\u2019t __________(II) professional musician, she plays __________ (III) piano extremely well. a) an \u2013 a \u2013 the b) * \u2013 * \u2013 a c) a \u2013 a \u2013 the d) an \u2013 * \u2013 * e) the \u2013 * \u2013 * 016 | AFA 2001 __________ milk and __________ meat are good for __________ our health. a) * / * / * b) * / the / * c) The / the / * d) The / the / the The BlackBoard www.theblackboard.com.br 4 017 | UNITAU 1995 Assinale a alternativa que corresponde à sequência na qual se inclui um uso inadequado do artigo em inglês: a) a watch; a pity; an orange. b) an umbrella; a real effort; a year. c) a small plane; an idea; a whale. d) a one-man show; an university; a private investigator. e) an egg; an uncle; a book. 018 | JFS 2000 Complete corretamente as sentenças abaixo indicando a alternativa correta: - __________ life you want is really fascinating. - I felt __________ love in her touch. - Carlson, __________ teacher, has become __________ rich man. - Everybody intends to enter in __________ university. - Johnson bought __________ ewe.