One of my New Year’s Resolutions (apart from getting fitter!) is to give this blog a complete makeover and take it to the next level!
Christmas and New Year are fast approaching again – time to learn a few relevant words and expressions in Portuguese, especially if you are spending the holidays in Brazil, or if you just want to impress your Brazilian friends!
Test your knowledge of Brazilian Portuguese vocabulary with this new quiz!
Practice your Brazilian Portuguese listening skills with this “Fill in the Blanks” exercise.
Oito Anos is a song written by Paula Toller, which features in her first solo album, launched in 1998. The song is a series of questions asked by her then eight-year old son, Gabriel (she talks a bit about it in the video below). The song was also recorded by Adriana Calcanhoto in her children’s […]
Vamos às compras! Common words and phrases that will come in handy when shopping in Brazil.
20 commonly misspelled Brazilian Portuguese words
Translation of ‘Depois de ter você’, sung by Maria Bethânia and Adriana Calcanhoto. Very easy song to learn and sing along!
Have a laugh and practice your Brazilian Portuguese watching the hilarious comedy sketches by “Porta dos Fundos” (“Backdoor”)!
Test your knowledge of all things Brazilian with our new interactive quiz!
Learn how to ask how someone is in Brazilian Portuguese.
Test your knowledge of Brazilian Portuguese Internet and computing vocabulary with this fun, interactive quiz!
Translation of Pra Rua me Levar, sung by Ana Carolina and Seu Jorge, from the album Ana & Jorge: Ao Vivo (featuring with acoustic versions of hit songs from both singers), released on CD and DVD in 2005.
Preview of my forthcoming book on Brazilian Portuguese Common Expressions, with illustrations by Morné Lippiatt.
Translation and vocabulary analysis of Polar Beer advert with some interesting “gaúcho” style Brazilian Portuguese.