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Expressões em Inglês para Emails Formais e Informais! #dicasdeinglês

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Uma das coisas mais difíceis é escrever emails formais ou informais em Inglês. Para evitar confusões, siga essa pequena tabela com algumas expressões para emails em inglês, de maneira formal e informal.Think aboutFormalInformalPurposeBusiness and important messages.Informal messages.AudienceBusiness and work colleagues.Friends and family.Style and accuracyDon’t use slang, exclamation marks or smilies in formal emails.Professional - accurate spelling, punctuation and grammarThank you for your prompt response.Friendly - accuracy is less importantThx 4 email, will call you l8r! J xBeginning and endingEmail is a fairly new format and there are no agreed rules for starting and ending.
Remember to use a formal style when writing business or work emails.Start and end appropriatelyDear Mr/Mrs/Chris
Dear Sir/Madam
Yours sincerely (if you know their name)
Yours faithfully (if you don’t know their name)
Regards
Kind regards
(use first name if you know the person or if they have asked you to)No …

Dicas de Inglês: Como usar Preposições? #dicasdeinglês

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Preposições são um dos aspectos mais difíceis do inglês, apenas porque precisam ser decoradas. Mas depois de memorizar algumas regras e ver as preposições surgindo em textos, tudo fica muito simples! Segue abaixo algumas tabelas com as preposições mais comuns do Inglês!

Prepositions – TimeEnglishUsageExampleondays of the weekon Mondayinmonths / seasonstime of dayyearafter a certain period of time (when?)in August / in winterin the morningin 2006in an houratfor nightfor weekenda certain point of time (when?)at nightat the weekendat half past ninesincefrom a certain point of time (past till now)since 1980forover a certain period of time (past till now)for 2 yearsagoa certain time in the past2 years agobeforeearlier than a certain point of timebefore 2004totelling the timeten to six (5:50)pasttelling the timeten past six (6:10)to / till / untilmarking the beginning and end of a period of timefrom Monday to/till Fridaytill / untilin the sense of how long something is going to lastHe is on…

Inglês com Bon Jovi! "You Give Love A Bad Name" (Letra+Vídeo+Tradução) #dicasdeinglês

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“You Give Love a Bad Name” is a song written by Jon Bon Jovi, Desmond Child, and Richie Sambora about a woman who has jilted her lover. The track was released as the first single from the album Slippery When Wet and hit number one on the Billboard Hot 100 on November 29, 1986, Bon Jovi’s first number one hit.[1]

The song reentered the charts at #29 after Blake Lewis performed it on American Idol. In 2009 it was named the 20th-greatest hard rock song of all time by VH1.[2] Despite the lyrics of the chorus, the song should not be confused with “Shot Through the Heart”, an unrelated song from Bon Jovi’s 1984 self-tited debut album.



Bon Jovi - You Give Love A Bad Name


Shot to the heart and you're to blameDarlin' you give love, a bad name
(guitar solo)
An angel's smile is what you sellyou promise me heaven, then put me through hellChains of love, got a hold on mewhen passion's a prison, you can't break free
Whoa!You're a loaded gunyeah, whoa...There's nowhere to runN…

Revendo a Gramática de Inglês – Como usar o Gerúndio? #dicasdeinglês

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THE GERUND This looks exactly the same as a present participle, and for this reason it is now common to call both forms ‘the -ing form’. However it is useful to understand the difference between the two. The gerund always has the same function as a noun (although it looks like a verb), so it can be used:
a.as the subject of the sentence:Eating people is wrong.Hunting tigers is dangerous.Flying makes me nervous.b.as the complement of the verb ‘to be’:One of his duties is attending meetings.The hardest thing about learning English is understanding the gerund.One of life’s pleasures is having breakfast in bed.c. after prepositions.The gerund must be used when a verb comes after a preposition:Can you sneeze without opening your mouth?She is good at painting.They’re keen on windsurfing.She avoided him by walking on the opposite side of the road.We arrived in Madrid after driving all night.My father decided against postponing his trip to Hungary. This is also true of certain expressions end…

Inglês com Música! "Wrecking Ball" Miley Cyrus (Letra+Vídeo+Tradução) #dicasdeinglês

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"Wrecking Ball" is a song recorded by American singer Miley Cyrus for her upcoming fourth studio album, Bangerz (2013). The song was made available when Bangerz was pre-ordered from iTunes, beginning on August 25, 2013. It was released to American radio as the second single from Bangerz on September 16, 2013. "Wrecking Ball" was written by Lukasz Gottwald, Maureen Anne McDonald, Stephan Moccio, Sacha Skarbek and Henry Russell Walter. The song was produced by Dr. Luke and Henry Russell Walter under his production name, Cirkut. Both the song and its music video received mixed reviews from critics.





Wrecking Ball
Miley Cyrus

We clawed, we chained, our hearts in vainWe jumped, never asking whyWe kissed, I fell under your spellA love no one could deny

Don’t you ever say I just walked awayI will always want youI can’t live a lie, running for my lifeI will always want you

I came in like a wrecking ballI never hit so hard in loveAll I wanted was to break your wallsAll you ever …