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Essential Phrases in Brazilian Portuguese

In this post we’ll cover the the essential phrases in Brazilian Portuguese you need to learn if you are travelling in Brazil or if you just want to start learning the basics.

Thumbnail for the Fun With Brazilian Portuguese Blog Post The meaning of Cadê with a picture of Fernando Nonohay and the writing in big capital letters The meaning of cadê

The Meaning of CADÊ

In this post you’ll learn when and how to use the word cadê, as well as the origin of this very popular word among Brazilians.

Fernando Nonohay pointing to words trazer vs. levar


The verbs trazer and levar can be a bit confusing. In this post we’ll look at how to use them in Brazilian Portuguese conversation.

Days of the Week in Brazilian Portuguese

In this post you’ll learn how to pronounce the days of the week in Brazilian Portuguese, the origin of their names, their grammatical gender and which preposition to use with them.

Expressions with the word COISA

In this post we’ll have a look at a very common noun in Brazilian Portuguese. A versatile word that you can use to refer to anything you want. The word coisa.