Category Archives: VOCABULARY – VOCABULÁRIO

Piada, Joke, Grap

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Is it sassy or cheeky? – expressão “folgado”

What can you say about the brown duck? Is it sassy or cheeky?   In Portuguese we would say that the duck is “folgado“! Actually, I’d say that he is “muito (very) folgado“! Poor white duck!! And, what about the man with … Continue reading

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Brazilian BBQ by the most famous brazilian butcher (with subtitles in English)

Churrasco de Filé Mignon (Tenderloin) The most famous brazilian Butcher – Marcos Bassi teaches everything about prepar and grill Tenderloin Steak. (Tenderloin = Filé Mignon) Brazilian Churrasco (Brazilian Barbecued Beef) Read more: <a href=”http://www.food.com/recipe/brazilian-churrasco-brazilian-barbecued-beef-210897?oc=linkback”>http://www.food.com/recipe/brazilian-churrasco-brazilian-barbecued-beef-210897?oc=linkback</a&gt; Brazilian Churrasco (Brazilian Barbecued Beef) Related … Continue reading

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A poesia conquista os brasileiros

A antologia da obra do poeta curitibano Paulo Leminski Toda Poesia – Paulo Leminski lançada mês de fevereiro passado,  pela Editora Companhia das Letras assumiu nesta semana o primeiro lugar no ranking dos livros mais vendidos na rede de Livrarias Cultura. Os … Continue reading

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Vocabulary – Cafuné?? What is it???? What does it mean?

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Vídeo de propaganda do Guaraná Jesus. Um pouco sobre o Estado do Maranhão – Vídeo

Assista o vídeo para treinar um pouco mais os seus ouvidos.  O vídeo é uma propaganda do Guaraná Jesus, mas é mostra um pouco da cultura do Estado do Maranhão.  Achei interessante e gostaria de dividir com vocês! Related articles Travel … Continue reading

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Cê, tá, tô, tamos, pra, pro? Do you know what these words mean?

  Do you know what “tá”, “tô”, “tamos”,.”cê”, “pra”, “pro” mean?  These are informal/spoken language and can make you very confused.  So take a look at  the examples bellow to understand what they mean:   Cê tá com sede? (Are … Continue reading

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How to use the Portuguese verbs IR (to go) and VIR (to come)

 Onregelmatige werkwoorden gaan (IR) en komen (VIR) CLICK HERE If you are brazilian, you are very familiar with these verbs and know very well how to use them.  However, non-portuguese speakers can have some difficulties. At the end of the … Continue reading

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Piada, Joke, grapje

I left a present for you on the carpet… …but you stepped on it

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Espressões – Expressions – Uitdrukkingen

na hora “H” – in the nick of time , at the last possible moment de fato – indeed ter razão – to be right deixar maluco/louco – to drive somebody crazy/mad, to make somebody extremely annoyed mal posso – I hardly, I almost not  e … Continue reading

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COZINHANDO – COOKING

     Vocabulário – Vocabulary

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Entenda o seu Gato – Understand your cat

ENTENDA O SEU GATO –  UNDERSTAND YOUR CAT  (click on the the title if you can’t see the pic)

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A gente = Nós (We) ?

Olá pessoal, Algumas pessoas me perguntam se é correto usar “a gente” ao invés de “nós”. Sim, é correto, mas “a gente” é uma expressão informal. E como usá-la? É fácil! Quando usamos “a gente”, a conjuga,ão do verbo é … Continue reading

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