Portuguese activity, focused on students in the eighth grade of elementary school, addresses prepositional phrases. How about analyzing this type of locution in the text about “Fishnaut, the Secret Agent of the O.S.T.R.A.”? So, answer the proposed questions!
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Through his astronaut-style clothing, Peixonauta is a fish that can fly and live out of water. He lives several adventures and unravels mysteries alongside his inseparable friends Marina and Zico. Now, Fishtronaut is aiming to become a secret agent for the organization known as the O.S.T.R.A., in order to earn a new badge. With the help of friends and the inhabitants of Parque das Árvores Felizes, the hero will have to overcome seven challenges.
Question 1 - In the fragment below, there is a prepositional phrase. Underline it:
“Through his astronaut-style outfit, Fishtronaut is a fish that can fly […]”
Question 2 - In the excerpt “He lives several adventures and unravels mysteries beside his inseparable friends Marina and Zico.”, the underlined expression has the same meaning:
( ) of the prepositional phrase “together with”.
( ) of the prepositional phrase “beyond”.
( ) of the prepositional phrase “to meet”.
Question 3 - Note this segment of the text:
"Now, Peixonauta is aiming to become a secret agent of the organization known as O.S.T.R.A., in order to earn a new badge."
Now, identify the prepositional phrase that composes it:
Question 4 – The prepositional phrase, identified in the previous question, expresses:
( ) cause.
( ) time.
( ) goal.
Question 5 - The prepositional phrases, like the prepositions, are:
( ) invariables.
( ) variables in gender.
( ) variables in number.
By Denyse Lage Fonseca
Graduated in Languages and specialist in distance education.