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Portugal in the Guinness Book of Records

 20 March, 2021 |    |  No comments

Portugal in the Guinness Book of Records
Portugal left a mark not only in world history. We all know about the discovery of new lands. But now Portugal is not hiding in the shade. Some records were set by Portugal in the Guinness Book of Records. Some of them are funny and some are a real achievement. Do you want to know which ones? Then this article is for you. The Biggest Omelet So, the record was set in 2012 in the Portuguese city of Ferreira do…

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The subjunctive mode (modo Conjuntivo) in Portuguese – part 2

 28 January, 2021 |    |  No comments

The subjunctive mode (modo Conjuntivo) in Portuguese – part 2
In this article we will continue to talk about the subjunctive mode and show you the fundamentals. If you miss the part 1, just keep reading bellow. Introduction In our first part we’ve introduced the subjunctive mode in Portuguese. We’ve compared the different modes in order to understand better what this one is and gave the bases to understand this structure. Finally, we showed when we use it and some most frequent situations. Today we will start a step by…

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The subjunctive mode (modo Conjuntivo) in Portuguese – part 1

 16 November, 2020 |    |  No comments

The subjunctive mode (modo Conjuntivo) in Portuguese – part 1
In a higher intermediate level students start to learn and use a new mode: the subjunctive. For many students, after a time mastering the Indicative mode, it could be a new headache. So, today we will simplify this mode in order to help you to understand when you should use it. In other words, you will learn the differences between the modes. The four tense moods In Portuguese language there are four conjugated modes: indicative (indicativo), imperative (imperativo), conditional (condicional)…

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Personal Infinitive: a strange and useful verbal tense in Portuguese Language

 26 August, 2020 |    |  No comments

Personal Infinitive: a strange and useful verbal tense in Portuguese Language
Today our subject will be a relatively easy verbal tense which often students avoid to use. We’ve notice that frequently they struggle with much more complex forms when they can use this one. So, in this article we will simplify and try to encourage you to use this form more often. What is it Probably if you’re a beginner you didn’t hear yet about it. Although, if you’re learning Portuguese for a while, you must have heard already. The Personal…

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Portuguese for foreigners in Torres Vedras

 24 June, 2020 |    |  No comments

Portuguese for foreigners in Torres Vedras
Today our post will be more informative. Maybe many of our followers don’t know yet that you can learn Portuguese for foreigners in Torres Vedras. In this article we will talk about our school(s) and what you can do in this city after classes. The history of school As you probably know, Caravela is a network of Schools. We are located in several cities and as we like to say, we’re not a language school, but a school of Portuguese…

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