6 palavras com "TH" em inglês que você deve confundir (com exercício para praticar!)

Tough. Though. Thought. Through. Thorough. Throughout.

 

Você também já se pegou confundindo essas palavras?

 

Essa é uma das dúvidas mais comuns entre estudantes de inglês no Brasil. Apesar da pronúncia ser diferente, a grafia delas pode dar um nó no cérebro, não é?

 

Então nesse vídeo você vai entender a definição, conferir a pronúncia e ver exemplos de como usar cada uma. Além, claro, do famoso lembrete: o segredo para memorizar conteúdo num novo idioma é PRATICAR! Por isso, confira na segunda parte desse post a lista de exercícios para praticar esse vocabulário aqui com a gente.

 

Passo 1:

Assista o vídeo com a explicação de cada palavra, com exemplos.


 

 

 

Passo 2:

Para cada frase abaixo, você tem três opções. Apenas uma preenche o espaço corretamente.

E adicionamos uma opção que não estava no vídeo: o advérbio THOROUGHLY. Como você pode perceber, essa palavra é resultado do adjetivo THOROUGH (minucioso, completo) + o sufixo LY (que pode ser entendido como o sufixo "mente" em português), ou seja, "minuciosamente", "completamente".

 

3, 2, 1... Go!

 

 

  1. She was _________, loyal, and beautiful.
    a. thought                b. though               c. tough

     

  2. The phone woke me up, even ____________ it wasn't very loud.
    a. through              b. though              c. throughout 

     

  3. I never ____________ I could do it.
    a. thought              b. thoroughly           c. through

     

  4. During the war, soldiers were marching ____________ the fields.
    a. through             b. though                c. tough

     

  5. He remained silent ____________ the meal.
    a. through               b. though               c. throughout 

     

  6. I try to be ____________ when writing sentences but sometimes I make silly mistakes.
    a. thought              b. thorough           c. through

     

  7. The climate in this country is ____________ tropical.
    a. through               b. thought              c. thoroughly

     

  8. She tried to smile ____________ tears were in her eyes.
    a. though              b. through               c. thorough

     

  9. The children ____________ the new game was very funny.
    a. tough                 b. thought              c. thorough

     

  10. It’s a ____________ choice for you to make.
    a. thoroughly          b. tough                c. thought

     

  11.  You see right ____________ people.
    a. through             b. thoroughly           c. tough

     

  12. She ____________ that was the best way to help her family.
    a. thoroughly           b. through              c. thought

     

  13. Her hangover stuck with her ____________ the morning.
    a. though               b. throughout         c. thorough

     

  14. The next step in diagnosis is a ____________ physical examination.
    a. thorough             b. thought                c. though

     

  15. All the kids were sleeping ____________ the trip.
    a. thoroughly           b. tough                 c. throughout

     

  16. Even ___________ her favorite color was red, she chose the blue dress to match her eyes.
    a. though              b. tough                 c. thorough

     

  17. It's ____________ losing a father.
    a. thought                b. thorough            c. tough

     

  18. I was right about you from the start, ____________.
    a. through              b. though              c. thought

     

  19. Maybe she ____________  it was funny.
    a. thoroughly           b. throughout         c. thought

     

  20. It's been a ____________ couple of weeks for your mom.
    a. through               b. though               c. tough

     

  21. The police conducted a ____________ search of the suspect’s house.
    a. tough                  b. thought              c. thorough

     

  22. ____________ he had studied hard for this test, he failed to get an A.
    a. through              b. though              c. throughout 

     

  23. We partied all ____________ the night.
    a. through             b. though                c. throughout 

     

  24. A ____________ occurred to him last night when he was trying to solve the problem.
    a. through               b. though               c. thought

     

  25. His research was ____________ and left no doubts about the subject.
    a. thought              b. thorough           c. tough

     

  26. Everyone goes ____________ some bad moments in life.
    a. thoroughly          b. through             c. thought

     

  27. We came back with help, ____________, but we couldn't find you.
    a. through               b. thoroughly          c. though

     

  28. She had a ____________ night.
    a. through               b. thoroughly          c. tough

     

  29. American universities are ____________ by many to be among the best in the world.
    a. tough                 b. thought              c. thorough

     

  30. The student’s behavior became better ____________ the year.
    a. through               b. tough                 c. throughout 

     

  31. She was still awake an hour later when Alex came ____________ the door.
    a. through             b. though                c. thought

     

  32. My mom said she was ____________with my brother’s laziness.
    a. through             b. tough                  c. throughout 

     

  33. The detective promised to investigate that as ____________ as he could.
    a. thought              b. thoroughly         c. through

     

  34. She's so sweet and she's had such a ____________ life.
    a. tough                b. though                c. thought

     

  35. She pushed the ____________ from her mind.
    a. thoroughly           b. tough                 c. thought

     

  36. The customs officers made a ____________ search in all his suitcases.
    a. though                b. tough                 c. thorough

     

  37. The secretary loves to glance ____________ the open doors at the company.
    a. through             b. tough                  c. throughout 

     

  38. He is not so ____________, is he?
    a. tough                 b. thought                c. thorough

     

  39. He ____________ you were his friend.
    a. through              b. thought              c. thoroughly

     

  40. He watched as a heavy storm started ____________ the city.
    a. through               b. tough                 c. throughout



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