In today’s European Portuguese Listening Practice, you’ll listen to a dialogue between a Portuguese couple, who cannot agree on what time to get up in the morning. Martim is already hungry and bored, so Lara has to get creative if she wants to sleep in.
(Video version available on our website and YT/FB/IGTV) 2021 has already been off to a busy start! Rui & Joel update you on everything that’s going on, (all in Portuguese): • Rui & Joel get COVID swabs jammed up their noses… for TV • Rui quits something and joins something else within the same week […]
Anselmo gets the Covid-19 vaccine. Follow along to prepare for the questions you may be asked at your appointment. This episode is longer than usual (a Longy rather than a Shorty!), but it includes lots of useful vocabulary and expressions as the characters discuss medical history, symptoms, and some myths about the vaccine. Members can […]
Remote learning and working is not easy! Carlota logs into her online class just as her mother starts a work meeting. With so many voices, it becomes difficult for either of them to focus…
Working from home with kids is no easy task! Follow along as this family does their best to adjust to the new routine.
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 […]
Follow along as Inês and Ricardo search for something fun to pass the time at home. (Previously launched as audio-only, now fully-animated by the talented Wayne Wilson!)
Rafael and his parents have been stuck at home for a while and they’re running out of options for entertainment!
Sandra and Diogo are trying to catch up on a video call, but they keep running into technical difficulties.
In the final chapter of this series, a woman finds strength in the “new normal” and looks forward to new beginnings.
A woman continues the healthy routines she established during quarantine and finds more ways to enjoy time with her boyfriend as restrictions slowly begin to lift.
Another day at home begins and Martim is already hungry and bored. Lara has to get creative if she wants to sleep in.
After a long day stuck indoors, Sofia and Lucas try their best to enjoy a night outside on their balcony.
The hairdresser is closed, so Joana has to take matters into her own hands.
A woman in quarantine continues to stay positive by focusing on her mind and body.
A woman decides to start an exercise plan to make room for all the food she plans to eat. These days stuck at home are making it impossible to resist the temptations of homemade Portuguese cuisine!
A writer starts his morning and searches for inspiration.
Determined to make the most of another day in quarantine, a woman and her boyfriend prepare a delicious meal and “go out for lunch” on the balcony.
A woman reflects on her experiences in quarantine as she begins another morning.
A woman adjusts to a difficult new reality by developing a more peaceful way of life and appreciating the humanity of her neighbours.
Follow along as Inês and Ricardo search for something fun to pass the time at home. Please excuse the (not very) “punny” wordplay…
Discover the art of fighting off boredom during a pandemic. Do you have any other tips to share?
No gym? No problem! Learn some new exercise-related vocabulary and get some tips for working out at home.
Discover the secret art of working at home during a pandemic.