Years after walking the Caminho de Santiago in our first “Passo a Passo” film, your favourite Portuguese / Canadian pilgrims are back at it again, this time to walk the beautiful Rota Vicentina! To spare you from the foot blisters, Rui and Joel do the hard work for you, trekking through challenging sand dunes all […]
In this beginner Portuguese comprehension episode, Tiago talks to his father, showing us how to use the verb ESTAR to describe an action that is currently happening (i.e. the present continuous tense). 🚀 Learn about the Present Continuous in European Portuguese with this free article: https://www.practiceportuguese.com/learning-notes/present-continuous-in-portuguese/
We recently had the pleasure of participating in the online liveshow, “Pandilha”, where we discussed how Practice Portuguese got started. You can watch the full interview (with English subtitles available). We’d love to have you learn European Portuguese with us, so remember to visit our website to learn more! Thanks to the wonderful hosts Mónica […]
In this video, you’ll learn basic vocabulary related to clothing in Portuguese. Listen to the dialogue between Hugo and his son, Tiago, who are getting dressed up in style for a family outing. 🚀 Visit https://www.practiceportuguese.com for more educational resources!
Explore how the word “já” is used in this dialogue between a mother and father discussing their children returning to school.
In this beginner episode, Tiago learns about the basics of men, women, children and adults. You’ll see examples of how to conjugate and use the verb BEBER (to drink) in Portuguese, plus how to use the indefinite articles um and uma (the masculine and feminine versions of “a”).
Earlier this year, we appeared on SIC Mulher’s “What’s Up TV” to discuss running online entrepreneurship. We also gave an overview of Practice Portuguese’s learning resources, and how they help Portuguese learners around the world. Just like everyone else, we had to wait for it to air before seeing the final result. To let you […]
Vasco writes an informal email to Barbara after returning from a vacation they went on along with their significant others.
Sofia interviews Sr. Agostinho about a new art and culture space with some unusual exhibits…
A tourist and his partner arrive at the airport in Lisbon. Follow along as they get help buying SIM cards for their cellphones.
Luisa finally stands up to her terrible boss.
Jorge tells Rute about all the bad luck he’s had lately. As a pronunciation challenge, see if you can notice all the similar sounding words (i.e. Minimal Pairs) spread throughout the dialogue.
Practice the subjunctive mood as João and Andreia ask each other hypothetical questions.
Can football (soccer) players eat Pastéis de Nata every day❓🤔 In this video we are going to practice European Portuguese together while we talk to a personal trainer (and good friend) Rafael Cabrita. He shares some of his fitness and nutrition secrets, despite Rui and Joel’s best efforts to derail him with their silliest questions. […]
In today’s European Portuguese Listening Practice episode, João talks to his friend Pedro about his passion for reading and writing. Does Pedro feel the same way?
Detective Esteves updates Clara on the investigation. Pay special attention to how past participles are used throughout the dialogue.
Teresa gets hungry and impatient during a long wedding ceremony.
Toninho tries to convince his friends to go out to the club, but they’d rather stay home.
A couple makes the best of a sunny day by going for a walk on the beach. Verbs practice: irregular -ir verbs in the present tense
Bernardo is interviewed about his greatest accomplishment: growing the largest pumpkin in the world!
Of Évora’s various monuments, the Chapel of Bones is one that’s as incredible as it is frightening!
Adriana tells Nuno about how her last relationship ended. Verbs practice: irregular verbs in the simple past
Rodrigo must finish his food before he can leave the table. Prepositions practice: Notice how the preposition “para” is used throughout the dialogue.
Follow along as Daniela and João greet each other and introduce themselves.