João is irritated that Ana keeps skipping out on their plans. Practice differentiating between the verbs ver and vir throughout the dialogue.
David and Sandra meet while waiting for their Portuguese class to begin. Follow along as they introduce themselves and make small talk.
Luís calls to set up a health insurance plan, just in case of any “hypothetical” injuries…
Helena decides to organize her storage closet. Notice how the verb “dar” is used in a variety of different expressions throughout the dialogue.
Learn more about Cascais, a beautiful coastal area just west of Lisbon.
João is tired of the same routine and decides to take a weekend trip.
Manuel travels from Portugal to Italy on a trip to visit the Colosseum in Rome. His Portuguese tour guide, Isabel, teaches him a little bit about the history.
Carlos calls his friend Isabel and invites her to go to the National Museum of Ancient Art.
Explore how the word “já” is used in this dialogue between a mother and father discussing their children returning to school.
Raquel was sad when her parents told her they would be spending their summer holidays somewhere different than usual. Fortunately, it turned out to be an unforgettable trip to Portimão!
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.
Olívia and Alberto are tourists who meet at a café in Porto. They are both learning Portuguese, so they decide to practice speaking.
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.
Explore the preposition “de” in a variety of contexts as Artur and Diana discuss where they should go on vacation.
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.
João and Luís enjoy their summer break by going to one of the popular music festivals held in Portugal.
Dia de Santo António is celebrated in Lisbon in the month of June. Find out what Sofia and Júlio plan to do during the event.
Have you ever wanted to grow your own vegetables? You can even plant a little garden indoors!
Toninho tries to convince his friends to go out to the club, but they’d rather stay home.