Brazilian Portuguese For Beginners
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Brazilian Portuguese For Beginners

A Course For English Speakers
5.0 (2 ratings)
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306 students enrolled
Created by Luisa Wholley
Last updated 5/2020
English
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This course includes
  • 3.5 hours on-demand video
  • 2 articles
  • 43 downloadable resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • Basic Brazilian Portuguese language elements
  • Essential communication skills
  • Exercises for practice
  • Pronunciation
  • Brazilian culture
  • Travel tips
Requirements
  • No
Description

English speakers who wish to learn the basics of Brazilian Portuguese can learn the first elements of the language to be able to understand and communicate at a beginner's level. Also featuring a bit of the cultural aspects of Brazil. I am a Brazilian-American Professional Photographer born in Rio de Janeiro, and living in Florida. I have worked as an ESL teacher and translator for many years.

COVID-19 PANDEMIC SPECIAL NOTE: I hope you and your loved ones are staying safe. Although physically apart, we must all come together. I am sending my wishes of health, compassion and kindness to everyone around our planet. We can do this.

- Luisa

Who this course is for:
  • English speakers who want to learn Brazilian Portuguese.
Course content
Expand all 23 lectures 03:44:43
+ Introduction
4 lectures 38:48

Welcome to the Course!

I hope you enjoy and learn the first steps in Portuguese communication!


Preview 01:29

Greeting people in Portuguese. Exercise attached in PDF for printing and practicing the lecture.

Preview 10:22

A few important phrases and words to learn.

Basic Sentences and Vocabulary
25:57
+ Brazilian Portuguese Elements
10 lectures 01:53:24

Learn how to spell letters. You'll need it for your name, phone number...

The Alphabet, Spelling & Sounds
14:39

An overview of numbers.

Numbers
07:37

Learn more about Brazil's currency, the "real".

Know The Currency
05:06

About time!

Dates & Time
15:30

A brief overview of the metric system and Brazilian units of measurement.

Units of Measurement
08:26

Talking about nouns and articles, and the gender issue.

Nouns and Articles - The Gender Issue
13:52

All in the Brazilian family.

All About Family
06:28

Adjectives and their grammatical structure.

Adjectives - A New Order
06:01

The Verb "to be" - essential to language.

The Verb To Be
15:30

A few verb tenses and helpful verbs for everyday use.

Verbs
20:15
+ Conversational Basics
6 lectures 49:33

Demonstrative Pronouns in Portuguese.

Demonstrative and Indefinite Pronouns
09:42

Possessive Pronouns

Personal and Posessive Pronouns
05:25

About major prepositions. Part 1.

Prepositions Part 1
08:01

About major prepositions. Part 2.

Prepositions Part 2
13:19

About forming negative and interrogative sentences.

Forming Negatives and Asking Questions
08:13

Small dialogues to practice pronunciation and comprehension.

Making Sentences
04:53
+ Final Points
3 lectures 22:57

A few tips and facts about Brazil, before we wrap up.

Brazil - Facts and Tips
21:30

A final quiz encompassing all the lectures.

Quiz
20 questions
Congratulations
00:34

A few tips, a link to my Mindful Photography Course, and images for sale.

Preview 00:53