Ways Of Reading

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Ways Of Reading

(EN) Today's quiz is about different ways of reading. (PT) O quiz de hoje é sobre diferentes formas de leitura em inglês. (EN) Choose the best alternative for each gap. (PT) Escolha a melhor alternativa para cada questão.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    I spend a lot of time in bookshops, but I don't often buy books. I just __________________ them.
    • A. 

      Dip into

    • B. 

      Browse

    • C. 

      Skim

    • D. 

      Peruse

  • 2. 
    An encyclopedia is not a book you _____________________
    • A. 

      Refer to.

    • B. 

      Scan.

    • C. 

      Browse.

    • D. 

      Read from cover to cover.

  • 3. 
    I sometimes ______________________ a magazine in a newsagent's, but I usually don't buy one.
    • A. 

      Flip through

    • B. 

      Wade through

    • C. 

      Read from cover to cover

    • D. 

      Look up

  • 4. 
    • A. 

      Browse

    • B. 

      Peruse

    • C. 

      Skim

    • D. 

      Flip through

  • 5. 
    Some people have the ability to _____________________ a page, which means to read it very quickly, just taking in the main points.
    • A. 

      Read fro cover to cover

    • B. 

      Wade through

    • C. 

      Look up

    • D. 

      Skim

  • 6. 
    He _____________________ the list looking for the name 'Robert'.
    • A. 

      Scanned

    • B. 

      Waded through

    • C. 

      Dipped into

    • D. 

      Skimmed