Learn about the history of the national holiday celebrated in Portugal on December 1st.
Leiria is a lively city in central Portugal with a beautiful castle, year-round festivals, and plenty of pine trees!
Catarina and Tiago discuss their favorite literary genres as they look for new books to read at the library.
Miguel has a short conversation with Bruna before heading to the grocery store. Notice how the preposition “por” is used in a variety of different contexts throughout their dialogue.
Clara talks to Luís about her upcoming travel plans. Notice how the futuro do conjuntivo is used throughout their dialogue.
Can Carla and Marcelo last the whole weekend without their cell phones?
Bruno is captivated by his favourite morning news program as Carlos struggles to convince him it’s all fake news.
Helena brings her car in for its required inspection. It seems she has quite a bit to learn about car maintenance…
Maria is in Porto on holiday. She meets up with her friend Luís and they make plans to go to a concert at Casa da Música.
Rodrigo lost his wallet again and Márcia is helping him look for it. Throughout the dialogue, notice the different uses of the preposition “em” and how it forms contractions with many other words such as in noutro, nela, no, etc.
A man calls SEF to get more information about the process of obtaining permanent residency in Portugal.
Vitória goes out for drinks with her brother and a friend. Follow along as she orders beer in Portugal.
Do you struggle with insomnia? Some believe that avoiding certain foods can make a huge difference in your sleep patterns.
Dona Assunção has an appointment with her doctor. Some of her complaints are easier to manage than others!
Manuela goes shopping at a boutique and tries on some clothes in her size.
Caetano does the laundry on a hot Saturday morning.
Filipe tells Bruna the story about how he got a black eye, using many of the expressions you learned in the Idioms 1 unit.
Follow along as Abel signs up for a new cell phone and internet plan.
Helena Abrantes is interviewing for a position in the marketing department at a large company.
Tensions are running high as João and Alice arrive at a restaurant for their lunch reservation.
Liliana decides to use her free time to take an online photography course.
Learn more about Dino Park, a theme park for all ages where you can explore different periods of Earth’s history and see life-size models of dinosaurs!
Two parents meet and realize their children go to the same school. Hear some basic conversation skills in action: introductions, greetings, simple comments, and questions.
Have you been to Portugal dos Pequenitos? Learn more about this park where children can play and learn as they explore miniature versions of Portugal’s homes, monuments, costumes, and more!