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The Right Start: Learn Portuguese for Beginners with 8 Enlightening Resources


Starting any journey requires preparation.

You need to pack all the right things so you don’t end up buying a $10 bottle of water at the airport to avoid collapsing from dehydration.

You need to have all your navigational tools …

7 Portuguese Language Classes to Turn Your Language Skills into a Class Act


Sometimes, you just need a little support.

Whether it is your best friend who graciously listens to you rant ad nauseam about your out-there fan theories for the shows you watch or your favorite barista who diligently gives you an …

The Skype’s the Limit: Learn Portuguese on Skype with 8 Resources


When it comes to your Portuguese skills, the Skype’s the limit.

No, that’s not an unfortunate auto-correct.

If you want to learn Portuguese, you can go as far as your commitment and your favorite online call program will allow.…

Why Learn Portuguese? Because of These 10 Important Reasons!


Solange Knowles is talented, but her sister Beyoncé gets all the attention.

In spite of there being three Hemsworth brothers, we all know the favorite, and let’s be real—he wields an ax.

When one sibling gets all the …

10 Authentic Portuguese YouTube Channels to Entertain and Educate


Do you like everything autêntico (authentic)?

Do you only enjoy a caipirinha with the finest Brazilian cachaça?

Do you only follow the caldo verde recipes of Portuguese grandmothers?

Well, then, let your passion for authenticity flow straight through to the …

From Beginner to Advanced: 12 Online Portuguese Courses for Any Learning Goal


With over 200 million speakers, Portuguese is the seventh most widely spoken native language in the world.

That’s more native speakers than German and French combined.

And yet, finding Portuguese courses to take isn’t always um passeio no parque

Facebook for Portuguese Learners: Transform Your Newsfeed into Language Learning Gold


You use it to share your favorite viral cat memes.

You use it to judge your frenemies from the comfort and safety of your couch.

You use it to share personal information about yourself and your friends with third-party marketers …