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BASIC PORTUGUESE | Demonstrative Pronouns

BASIC PORTUGUESE | Demonstrative Pronouns

May 27, 2020

Do you know what’s the difference between the pronouns "este", "esse", "isto", "isso", "aquilo", "aquele"? These little words are called demonstrative pronouns. You'll learn all about it in this lesson.

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Brazilian Portuguese Vocabulary: TOMAR or BEBER?

Brazilian Portuguese Vocabulary: TOMAR or BEBER?

May 20, 2020

Do you know what’s the difference between the verbs "tomar" and "beber"? It's time to learn.

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Brazilian Expressions with the verb LIGAR

Brazilian Expressions with the verb LIGAR

May 13, 2020

Today, I'm going to talk about a very common verb in the Portuguese language: the verb “ligar”. Fique ligado!

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How to use the preposition EM in Portuguese

How to use the preposition EM in Portuguese

May 6, 2020

All the time, I receive messages, emails, and comments from students asking me to prepare more lessons on prepositions. So, in response to your requests, today we’re going to talk about one of the most used prepositions in the Portuguese language, which is the preposition EM.

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How to use the preposition DE in Portuguese

How to use the preposition DE in Portuguese

April 22, 2020

All the time, I receive messages, emails and comments from students asking me to prepare more lessons on prepositions. So, in response to your requests, today we’re going to talk about one of the most used prepositions in the Portuguese language, which is the preposition DE.

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How to pronounce English words in Brazilian Portuguese

How to pronounce English words in Brazilian Portuguese

April 15, 2020

Last week, you learned a little about Anglicism, which is the use of words borrowed from English into Portuguese. In the previous lesson, we talked about 10 words, and today we're going to see 10 more examples of words borrowed from English that were adapted to Brazilian Portuguese. You'll learn how to use and how to pronounce these words in Brazil. I hope you like it!

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10 English words we use in Brazil

10 English words we use in Brazil

April 8, 2020

Have you ever heard of "anglicism"? Anglicism is the use of words borrowed from English into another language. In Brazil, we use many words borrowed from English, but we pronounce these words with a strong Brazilian accent. In this lesson, you’ll learn 10 words that we borrow from English and use commonly in Brazil. I’ll explain to you how Brazilians use and pronounce these words.

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5 TOOLS TO IMPROVE YOUR PORTUGUESE DURING QUARANTINE

5 TOOLS TO IMPROVE YOUR PORTUGUESE DURING QUARANTINE

April 1, 2020

Today, I'm going to give you some tips on how to study Portuguese without leaving your home. I’ve already made some videos on how to study Portuguese using tools that you find online (see links below). Today, I’d like to talk about how you can study Portuguese and learn a lot using only my free content. I hope you like it!

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How to talk about coronavirus in Portuguese | Vocabulary Lesson

How to talk about coronavirus in Portuguese | Vocabulary Lesson

March 25, 2020

In today's lesson, you’ll learn useful vocabulary related to what is happening in the world today. To be honest, I didn't want to record an episode talking about the coronavirus because I imagine you are tired of hearing about it, but many students asked me to talk about it. So, I decided to make this episode about common vocabulary that we are listening to in the media every day so that you can better follow the news in Portuguese. I hope it will be useful for you.

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10 Brazilian Expressions you need to know with the word CARA

10 Brazilian Expressions you need to know with the word CARA

March 18, 2020

Last week, we studied 10 different uses of the word "cara". But there are still many other expressions with that word. So, in this lesson, you’ll learn 10 new expressions with the word “cara”.

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