Archive | September, 2017

Bar

Learning Portuguese through the News Bar (bar, pub) Did you know that words ending in -r as in "bar" make the plural form by adding -es? More Examples: 1) bar – bares (bar, pubs – bars, pubs) 2) melhores (better) 3) professor – professores (teacher – teachers) You can find more about the plural form in my Portuguese Grammar book (page 35-36). […]

Curiosidade

Learning Portuguese through the News   Curiosidade (curiosity) Did you know that words ending in -ade as in "curiosidade" are feminine? More Examples: 1) a cidade (the city) 2) a prioridade (the priority) 3) a universidade (the university) You can learn a lot and improve your Portuguese overall by just reading the news headlines.  Remark: Click here to read the article.