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?
(Personal note from Joel): Sue Williams and her husband David are long-time Practice Portuguese members. After I read Sue’s sailing memoir about their adventures and hardships while crossing the ocean from Canada to Portugal (and beyond… then back home again!), I enjoyed it so much that we requested permission from Sue and her publisher to […]
Catarina and Tiago discuss their favorite literary genres as they look for new books to read at the library.
Alice and Raul discuss their favourite books as they browse the options at a local bookstore.
Have you ever seen young people in black cloaks walking around the streets in Portugal? Learn about the origin of this tradition and how it inspired a very famous author.
Avó Odete has been healthy and safe from COVID-19, although she’s not too impressed with having to be regularly tested, (as you’ll see in the video). She’s also been catching up with some reading, although it’s perhaps not exactly what you’d expect! Warning: This video contains explicit language, so please skip it if you’re younger […]
Ana visits a bookstore to find a book for her teenage daughter.
On their way to the library, Maria and Filipe talk about the books they want to read next.
Have you ever visited Livraria Lello in Porto? Learn more about this popular bookstore and find out why it became famous worldwide.
Manuel goes to the bookstore to look for some books for his trip to Italy. Find out what he bought!
Isabel goes to the bookstore to purchase a book by her favorite author.
João talks to his friend Pedro about his passion for reading and writing. Does Pedro feel the same way?