Brazilian idiom from soccer: Entrar de Sola

Portuguese lesson about Brazilian Portuguese idiom from soccer - meaning of entrar de sola

In Brazil we have many idiomatic expressions that come from soccer. We use them in everyday day just like in the United States we ballpark an estimate or get the ball rolling on a project. Today’s Portuguese lesson is about a commonly used Brazilian idiom that comes from soccer: Entrar de sola. It’s an important […]

Brazilian Idiom from Soccer: Pendurar as Chuteiras

Portuguese lesson about Brazilian Portuguese idiom from soccer - meaning of pendurar as chuteiras

Here is another commonly used Brazilian idiom that comes from soccer: Pendurar as chuteiras. This Brazilian Portuguese colloquial expression can also show up in the singular: Pendurar a chuteira. If you speak Portuguese and have immersed yourself in the Brazilian culture, you already know that we use a lot of soccer vocabulary in everyday life. […]

Brazilian Idiom from Soccer: Vestir a camisa

Portuguese lesson about Brazilian idiom from soccer - Meaning of vestir a camisa

This Portuguese lesson will you teach you a Brazilian idiom that comes from soccer and that we use very often in everyday life: vestir a camisa. You don’t have to like soccer to learn soccer-related vocabulary. In Brazil we use idiomatic expressions that come from soccer all the time. We call it futebolês. It is a […]