Portuguese Subjunctive | Modo Subjuntivo

I have met a few people who come to me struggling to use the "Modo Subjuntivo" (Subjunctive) in Portuguese. After some practice, they leave more confident that they can use this structure in their conversation with less to no fear. I have to say that this lesson is one of the most communicative I have … Continue reading Portuguese Subjunctive | Modo Subjuntivo

Figures of Speech | Figuras de Linguagem

Hello Language Learners! I'm working on a lesson about "Figures of Speech" or "Figuras de Linguagem" for Advanced Portuguese Learners. It is turning out quite interesting because I am able to include a lot of Brazilian mannerisms and culture. The focus of this lesson is not much to understanding what a metaphor or a synaesthesia … Continue reading Figures of Speech | Figuras de Linguagem

Current Availability | Disponibilidade atual

EN: Hello everyone! A quick update for you. A few new students are starting this week. Some time slots have been taken (London time): Mornings: Mondays to Thursdays from 7:00 to 12:00 Saturdays from 7:00 to 10:00 Sundays from 8:00 to 9:30 Afternoons: Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 14:00 to 17:00 Tuesdays and Thursdays from … Continue reading Current Availability | Disponibilidade atual

Português: Algumas regências verbais

Read it in Portuguese below. | Leia em português abaixo. EN: Some Portuguese as foreign language students find it hard to determine whether they should to say "preciso fazer" or "preciso de fazer". So a prepared a very simple quick exercise with this verb (precisar = to need) and other ones. See the picture 1 … Continue reading Português: Algumas regências verbais

Modo Imperativo da Língua Portuguesa

EN: For those who are studying Portuguese and always get a bit confuse on the verb conjugation for the Imperative, here you will find a little help! Have in mind that quite often Brazilians use the conjugation of the pronoun "tu" even when they have been using the pronoun "você". In the end of the … Continue reading Modo Imperativo da Língua Portuguesa