Actually: False Friends

Actually: False Friends

Actually means “na verdade.”

Atualmente means “currently, today.”

Você está se preparando para as provas de proficiência TOEFL e TOEIC?  Então baixe um guia grátis da English Live: Dicas Para as Provas do TOEFL e do TOEIC. Nele você encontrará mais informações sobre o que são esses exames, porque eles são importantes, e também dicas na hora de realizar. Clique aqui e saiba como baixar!

We say, “Where are you currently employed?” or “Where are you currently working?”

We do not say, “Where are you actually working?”

That would mean the the speaker does not believe that you are working where you said you work. He is asking where you really work (na verdade).

Mary

Mary Ziller

I'm Mary Ziller. I tutor ESL at the IHM Lteracy Center in Philadelphia. I lived a year in Brazil where I became certified to teach English as a Foreign language.

Mostrar 3 comentários