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Two paintings that Banksy sold for 45 euros will be auctioned for 84,000

Two paintings that enigmatic street artist Banksy sold for $ 60 (45 euros) in a souvenir shop of Central Park (New York) will be auctioned in London for a price of 70,000 pounds (84,000 euros or $ 117,400), announced today the Bonhams

The work of Banksy “Kids On Guns” will be auctioned off on July 2 for an estimated price between 50,000 and 70,000 pounds (60,000 to 84,000 euros or 81,000 to $ 113,000), while “Winnie the Pooh” could reach between 30,000 and 50,000 pounds at auction (36,000 to 60,000 euros or 48,000 to $ 81,000).

Both are part of the few paintings that Banksy sold the walkers in a souvenir shop installed in Central Park without realizing that the original paintings could reach a price almost 2,000 times .

In addition to these two paintings, at the same auction other two Banksy’s works will be auctioned: “Slow Down”, a piece of street art with an estimated price between 70,000 and 100,000 (84,000 to euros 120,000 or 113,000 to $ 162,000), and “Heavy Weapony”, an image of an elephant with a missile attached to the body with an estimated price between 30,000 and 50,000 pounds (from 36,000 to 60,000 euros or 48,000 to $ 81,000).

London, June 12, 2014, EFE / Practice Spanish

Grammar notes: review of cardinal numbers , adverbial complement

Ejercicio 1

Comprensión de la noticia

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Tu calificación es %%SCORE%% de un total de %%TOTAL%%.

Tu rendimiento es %%RATING%%


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Question 1
La noticia trata de...
A
La subasta de unos cuadros de Banksy
B
Banksy dona unos cuadros a una galería de arte
C
La venta de una obra inédita de Banksy
Question 2
En la noticia, “rematar” significa...
A
Volver a morir
B
Vender algo muy barato
C
Vender en una subasta pública
Question 3
Según la noticia, ¿qué obra de Bansky se vendería más cara?
A
“Slow Down”
B
“Heavy weaponry”
C
“Kids on guns”
Question 4
La expresión “un puñado” significa...
A
Una cantidad pequeña de algo
B
Algo violento
C
Algo que tiene forma de puño
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Ejercicio 2

Ortografía

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Tu calificación es %%SCORE%% de un total de %%TOTAL%%.

Tu rendimiento es %%RATING%%


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Question 1
Elige la palabra correcta
A
Origuinal
B
Orijinal
C
Original
Question 2
Elige la opción correcta
A
Advertir
B
Advertír
C
Avertir
Question 3
Elige la opción correcta
A
Instalado
B
Istalado
C
Isntalado
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