Classroom Staples: The 10 Best Textbooks for Portuguese Language Learners


You can’t judge a book by its cover—especially when it comes to textbooks.

You might glance at a textbook and think things like “too formal” or “too academic,” but you’d be dead wrong in many cases.

Never underestimate the value …

10 Websites That Make Learning Portuguese a Walk in the Park


“Water, water everywhere and all the drops to drink.”

That’s how I would describe the current world of online language acquisition. There are so many options out there, you don’t even know where to start.

As the World Wide …

25+ of the Very Best Online Tools for Learning Portuguese


Practice makes perfect, right?

That’s more true than ever when it comes to learning Portuguese.

Luckily, the internet has gifted us with many opportunities to thrive.

Think about your real-life experiences: Making a connection with native Portuguese speakers, who …

5 Handy Hacks for Improving Your Portuguese Listening Skills


I concur with David Nunan when he calls listening “the Cinderella of second language learning.”

It’s always been lying in the shadows of her older stepsisters—speaking, reading and writing.

While there’s undoubtedly value in being able to communicate in your …

10 Fab, Famous Portuguese-language Singers from Portugal and Brazil


Do you know who’s who in the Portuguese-speaking world?

Which singers are setting native speakers on fire?

Which singers are thought of fondly by people of all ages?

Which melodic hits will you hear on an infinite replay loop in …

The 10 Best Brazilian and Portuguese Movies for Authentic Language Learning


Luzes, câmera, ação! 

That’s the Brazilian Portuguese version of “lights, camera, action!”—and you’re about to need it.

Prepare yourself for a Portuguese-language movie night of epic proportions.

We’re going to introduce you to some of the greatest hits of Portuguese-language …

The 5 Best Brazilian and European Portuguese Textbooks for Any Learner


For most Portuguese learners, a major focus of the adventure is a textbook or self-learning guide.

You can think of a great textbook as a guide into the wild jungle of the Portuguese language—a guide who knows all of …