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Os principais sites, blogs e canais especializados em língua inglesa

California restricts plastic straws

California becomes the first state to restrict plastic straws at restaurants. Gov. Jerry Brown on Thursday signed the nation’s first state law barring dine-in restaurants from giving customers plastic straws unless they are requested.

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Straighten out – Greta Garbo

“I wish I were supernaturally strong so I could put right everything that is wrong.” Eu queria ser sobrenaturalmente forte, assim eu poderia endireitar tudo o que está errado. Greta Garbo / Brainy Quote / Greta Garbo, nome artístico de Greta Lovisa Gustafsson, foi uma atriz sueca.

Apple Watch, AirPod prices

That Apple Watch you had your eye on? It could become more expensive depending on how President Donald Trump’s trade war with China turns out.

Falas incríveis de famosos na língua inglesa

Aprender inglês passa pela gramática, vocabulário, sintaxe mas também pela poesia e pela cultura. Por isso, nada melhor que as citações para nos ajudar em uma redação ou uma semana difícil! Fonte: […]

Focus on the Target – Ayrton Senna

“I have no idols. I admire work, dedication and competence. ” Eu não tenho ídolos. Eu admiro o trabalho, a dedicação e a competência. Ayrton Senna / Fonte: Brainy Quote / Focus on the Target / Foco no Alvo / Ayrton Senna, Piloto brasileiro de Fórmula 1.

Bolsonaro Is Stabbed in Minas Gerais

Presidential frontrunner Jair Bolsonaro (PSL) was stabbed on the abdomen on Thursday (6th) afternoon during a campaign event in Juiz de Fora, Minas Gerais. The far-right politician was rushed to a local hospital, underwent emergency surgery and is on intensive care.

Daily Routines and Activities

What are some of the daily activities that you do at home, at work and at your free moments? Read the following examples and write about your own daily routine and activities during the week and on the weekends.

Diferenças entre “do” e “make”

Aprenda quando usar “do” e “make”. Podemos tanto fazer ações com “do” (como, praticar um esporte, fazer alguma atividade, etc.), quanto fazer coisas com “make” no sentido de confeccionar, criar, transformar (fazer comida, preparar um café, fazer as pazes, etc.).

Electrical engineering

Electrical engineering is a professional engineering discipline that generally deals with the study and application of electricity, electronics, and electromagnetism. This field first became an identifiable occupation in the later half of the 19th century after commercialization of the electric telegraph, the telephone, and electric power distribution and use.

Facebook Gave Data Access to Chinese Firm

Facebook has data-sharing partnerships with at least four Chinese electronics companies, including a manufacturing giant that has a close relationship with China’s government, the social media company said on Tuesday. The manufacturers include Amazon, Apple, BlackBerry and Samsung.

Truck Drivers Go on Strike in Brazil

Folha Internacional – Price of Diesel Goes Up and Truck Drivers Go on Strike in 17 Brazilian States. Committees ought to be set up in both the Chamber of Deputies and the Senate in order to discuss the price of fuel. A statement issued by the presidents of both chambers of Congress read that “the current level of [gas prices] has a negative impact on the daily lives of Brazilians”.

Solar-Panel in the U.S.

The Wall Street Journal – Solar panel makers are stepping up U.S. manufacturing, and it isn’t all because of President Donald Trump’s tariffs on imported solar panels. At least three panel companies have announced manufacturing plans in the U.S. in recent months.