When I first arrived in Brazil I did not know a word of Portuguese. As I spoke Spanish, I thought I would understand, but when I watched my first TV programme I almost cried with disappointment. The toughest was learning the nasal sound that comes with the “ão” words. This article brought back all those… Read More 7 Portuguese Words You’ll Struggle To Pronounce (If You’re Not Brazilian) – Babbel.com
Learn Portuguese – Portuguese Language – EasyPortuguese. While translating and looking for information on the correct use of “à”, I found this interesting website.
This is a list of the Brazilian words and expression I personally love and that you will most probably not learn at that Portuguese for Foreigners course: – Chato: this word can mean anything from boring to unpleasant or fussy. You can use it in almost all unpleasant situations. Nossa, que cara chato! Qué filme… Read More My favourite (and sometimes intranslatable) Brazilian expressions
Planning on travelling to Brazil? Here is some very handy travel vocabulary. Travelling Vocabulary – Vocabulário para viagens.