Tirar is one of those verbs that seem to have a million meanings because it is used in so many expressions. In this Portuguese lesson I am going to show you 4 very common and useful uses of the verb Tirar in Portuguese.
Do you like to cook and entertain? In this Portuguese lesson you will learn a lot of kitchen vocabulary in Portuguese. I also give you pronunciation tips in the video. These tips will benefit your Portuguese in general, of course, not only your kitchen vocabulary.
Here’s how to say that someone takes after someone else. We use the verb Puxar, which literally means to pull. Puxar a alguém = to take after someone
Ela é a cara da mãe! = She looks just like her mother! É a cara da mãe! This is how we say that someone looks just like someone else:
From my previous Portuguese lessons, by now you know that Brazilians use a lot of colloquial expressions that come from soccer vocabulary. Here’s another one of these fun Brazilian Portuguese idiomatic expressions: pendurar a chuteira. It may also come in the plural form: pendurar as
Learn the Brazilian Portuguese colloquial expression entrar de sola in this Portuguese lesson. Yes, it's one more Brazilian Portuguese expression that comes from soccer. At this point you know how we Brazilians love our soccer vocabulary, right?
Today's one-word Portuguese lesson is about the verb avacalhar. It's a great verb to know, especially when you are really upset about a service or product. Hopefully you will be using the the verb avacalhar, and not the other way around!
Today's Portuguese lesson will teach you another slang word for beer in Brazil. After all, it's Friday!
Virar is an interesting, useful verb in Portuguese. In this Portuguese lesson you will learn three meanings of the verb virar and two great Brazilian colloquial expressions with the verb. The lesson has 12 examples to make your proficient using the verb virar.
Here's another word that you may not find in books and magazines too often, but that Brazilians use regularly: fuleiro. In this post I tell you what fuleiro means, I give examples using the word, and you can learn the pronunciation of fuleiro with the video below.