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.
Caetano does the laundry on a hot Saturday morning.
Leonor asks Gustavo questions about his busy day.
Joana had a wonderful weekend! Listen for the simple past tense as she describes all the fun she had with her family.
Two neighbours meet and discuss some problems in their apartment complex.
Learn more about Rute’s life, including her job, her family, and their busy daily routine. Keep an eye out for lots of useful verbs in the infinitive.
In Portugal, a café is more than just a place to grab a quick coffee!
Learn more about the life, home, and daily routine of a nurse from Lisbon named Cristina.
Raquel talks to Francisco about her goals to stay productive during the quarantine.
Maria is a little grumpy today and Gustavo is trying everything he can to make her feel better.
A woman continues to write in her diary about her day to day life during the COVID-19 pandemic. Despite the anxiety surrounding the current crisis, she is discovering ways to find joy in the peaceful moments at home.
Miguel’s mother tries desperately to get her son to clean up before a visit from his grandparents. Get familiar with the imperative verb form as she gives him instructions!
A woman describes life in her apartment building during the COVID-19 crisis. Quarent(o)ena? Check the vocabulary section to see if you can decipher the play on words in the title.
A couple is running late for a wedding when they realize their car keys are missing. Where do you think they will find them?
Marta is a 30-year-old woman who lives in Porto. Follow along as she describes her busy daily routine.
Abel goes to the post office to send a letter to someone in Lisbon. Will he choose regular mail or blue mail?
Meet Manuel, a history student at the University of Lisbon who has a very busy life.
Ricardo is a law student who is studying far away from his hometown. Follow along as he talks about his life and what he likes to do in his spare time.
Manuel is a 20-year-old man who studies medicine in Porto. Learn more about his family and how he spends his time.
Mr. António runs a newspaper stand in Lisbon. As usual, Mrs. Rita stops by to get her morning paper.
Meet Filipe and follow along with his weekly routine to see how this young Portuguese man goes about his daily life.
João and Marco are longtime friends who often meet up for coffee to catch up on each other’s lives. Find out what happens after João takes Marco’s advice on saving money at the supermarket.
Joaquim is a man from Viseu who lives in a small house in the centre of Lisbon. Get to know more about Joaquim and the place he calls home!
Daily routines: tedious for some, but essential for others. Embrace our customs by following along with a typical Portuguese daily routine.