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Talk about work and rest in Portuguese

 30 January, 2023 |    |  No comments

Talk about work and rest in Portuguese
The feeling of a stable state of a person is based on three main components: home, work and a loved one. So let's talk about it in Portuguese while learning new grammar rules and expanding our vocabulary. Merging prepositions Even at the very beginning of learning the Portuguese language, we immediately learn that the prepositions "de" and "em" tend to merge with definite and indefinite articles. Cases of merging the prepositions "de" and "em" with definite articles: "Eu sou do…

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Phrasal verbs with “em”, “para” e “por”

 30 November, 2022 |    |  No comments

Phrasal verbs with “em”, “para” e “por”
Phrasal verbs are verbs that change their meaning depending on the preposition that follows them. On the one hand, phrasal verbs seem difficult to remember. It is easy to get confused in prepositions, and it would be better for each meaning to have its own separate word. On the other hand, we need to operate with the same verb and prepositions that we already know, this is convenient. In any case, what is, is. Fortunately, there are only three basic…

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Phrasal Verbs + prepositions “com, a, de”

 27 October, 2022 |    |  No comments

Phrasal Verbs + prepositions “com, a, de”
In this article, we have collected the remaining variations of the phrasal verbs dar (to give), ficar (to stay), and passar (to conduct). Phrasal verbs are often forgotten, so our article serves to ensure that there is a place to quickly look and refresh your knowledge. So, this time we will look at the meanings of phrasal verbs with the prepositions com, a and de. Preposition "com" 1) Dar com The meaning of the preposition "com" (c) helps us to…

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What Portugal Produces

 28 July, 2022 |    |  No comments

What Portugal Produces
Agriculture Due to the favorable climate in Portugal, a variety of cereals are grown (however, much less than in the past). The most popular among them are wheat and corn. Wheat in Portugal grows mainly in the south, while corn grows in the north. Also, potatoes are very popular. The cultivation of grapes plays a very important role in agriculture. Portugal is one of the leading Western European wine exporters. That is, Portuguese wines are known all over the world.…

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The volunteering in Portugal – part 2 (animals)

 14 June, 2022 |    |  No comments

The volunteering in Portugal – part 2 (animals)
We continue the theme of volunteer programs in Portugal. In the first article about it, we looked at options for volunteer programs that provide accommodation and meal and related to helping people. Thus, the work of the volunteer is paid. However, when it comes to animals, it is difficult to count on material rewards. Sometimes, in order to participate in such a program, you need to pay for it. Let's see the different options. Farm work Some Portuguese families who…

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