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Don’t Panic! How to Learn Portuguese Grammar in 6 Stress-free Steps

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It strikes fear in your heart.

The very idea of approaching it makes you want to hide.

When you accidentally gaze upon it, you recoil in horror.

Yes, we’re talking about grammar. For Portuguese students, learning grammar can be one …

Lights, Camera, Action! 50 Must-know Portuguese Verbs

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Action gets your heart pumping and your adrenaline flowing.

But learning Portuguese doesn’t have a lot of action… or does it?

There might not be any big chases or major battles, but the Portuguese language is chock-full of as much …

15 Resources to Learn Portuguese with Videos

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Watching videos can transport you to other realities.

If you watch a video on how to paint, you probably feel like you could totally paint those happy little trees.

If you watch a video of the Amazon rainforest, you …

Learn Portuguese with YouTube: Nail the Basics in Under 45 Minutes

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Your YouTube addiction may have cost you a lot.

Hours of wasted time? Check.

Accidentally ending conversations with “don’t forget to subscribe”? Check.

The public embarrassment of your sad attempts at capoeira going viral? Check and check.

But finally, your …

Read Along: Learn Portuguese with Subtitles on 7 Stupendous Platforms

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Wait—what did he just say?

I didn’t catch that at all. 

Is she even speaking Portuguese?

If you’ve tried to watch content in Portuguese, these phrases may have escaped your lips a few times. That’s because understanding spoken Portuguese can

12 Advanced Portuguese Lessons Online for Every Kind of Learner

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Life is full of unexpected challenges.

A canceled flight can derail your vacation.

A huge pothole can make your drive a nightmare (and ruin your suspension).

A broken bone can destroy your budding professional Quidditch career, in a way …

Don’t Give Up Now! 9 Portuguese Intermediate Courses to Push You Onward

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You’ve gotten the ball rolling on learning Portuguese.

But without a little extra nudge, the notorious intermediate-learner hump could make your learning come to a grinding halt.

When you decided you wanted to learn Portuguese, nobody told you that …