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The Portuguese definite article (plural)

For nouns in the plural, the English definite article the is os or as in Portuguese. The word os is used with masculine words and the word as is used with feminine words.

Examples of the Portuguese definite article

as cozinhas
the kitchens
as mulheres
the women
os meninos
the boys
os dias
the days
os irmãos
the brothers

Portuguese words

Listening to Portuguese words and phrases repeatedly is a good way to learn. If you travel to work each day you could use this time to learn Portuguese words and phrases. On The Road! was created with this in mind. You can also put the contents of the audio CD on an MP3 player or an iPod to listen to Portuguese on the train or while jogging or during work outs etc. The voice is in both Portuguese and English.

Included in the course

  • 1 Audio CD in Portuguese and English

Key Features

  • The CD is in both Portuguese and English
  • Duration of roughly 60 minutes
  • Learn Portuguese words
  • Learn Portuguese vocabulary

Popular Reasons for learning Portuguese

Portuguese Family ties

If you have relatives who speak Portuguese, learning Portuguese will help you to communicate with them. If your relatives speak Portuguese, it will give you a better understanding of their culture and way of thinking.

Work

One thing is certain; if you can speak Portuguese, you will have more career choices than your counterpart who can't. Globalization is shrinking the business world and those who know Portuguese will definitely have the edge. Speaking Portuguese is a skill which will increase your marketability.

Travel

If you want to get to know the locals, to read signs, menus, etc, knowing Portuguese is a necessity. Learning Portuguese provides you with an insight into the way of life of people in Portuguese speaking countries. Knowing even a few phrases of Portuguese will make a huge difference. You will meet more people and find it much easier to get around.

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Basic words and phrases in Portuguese

Get by in Portuguese with these basic Portuguese words & phrases.

Do you understand?

Entende ?

What are you doing ?

O que você está fazendo.

Where do you work ?

Onde você trabalha.

How do you do ?

Prazer em conhecê-lo.

What do you do ? (work).

Em que você trabalha ?

How are you?

Como você esta ?

Thank you.

Obrigado.

How's it going?

Que tal ?