Portuguese activity, aimed at students in the ninth year of elementary school, explores definite articles. Let's analyze them in the text Why is blood red? So, answer the proposed questions!
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The red color of blood comes from cells called red blood cells or red blood cells.
And they are red because inside them there is a protein called hemoglobin, which has iron atoms in its structure. It is this protein, hemoglobin, linked to iron atoms, that gives the blood its red color.
Surely some of you may have heard of this hemoglobin thing. It receives _____ oxygen that comes from the air we breathe and takes it to every cell in our body. And this connection of oxygen with hemoglobin takes place through iron atoms.
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Question 1 – In “Why is blood red?” there is a definite article. Identify it:
Question 2 – The article, identified in the previous question, defines the meaning of:
( ) a verb.
( ) an adjective.
( ) a noun.
Question 3 – Highlight the article defined below:
“[…] hemoglobin, linked to iron atoms […]”
Question 4 – Fill in the space with the defined article:
"It is she who receives _____ oxygen that comes with the air we breathe [...]"
Question 5 - Watch:
“[…] and takes it to every cell in our body.”
Check the term that plays the role of a defined article in this segment:
( ) "O".
( ) "The".
( ) "at".
By Denyse Lage Fonseca
Graduated in Languages and specialist in distance education.