English Department

Links for Portuguese Study

UTA Portuguese Exercises
http://www.laits.utexas.edu/orkelm/ppe/intro.html
Strengthen your listening skills by hearing native speakers from different regions of Brazil talking about a variety of common themes.  Includes transcripts of the audio in Portuguese and English.

Tá falado
http://tltc.la.utexas.edu/brazilpod/tafalado/
Excellent resource for learning Brazilian Portuguese pronunciation and grammar. Podcasts feature PDF transcripts of all dialogues in English, Spanish, and Portuguese.

Word Reference
http://wordreference.com/
An outstanding, comprehensive dictionary for many languages, Portuguese included. Also includes the best forum on the web for discussing grammar and vocabulary. Highly recommended!

Porta Curtas
http://www.portacurtas.com.br/index.asp

Short films in Portuguese made by Brazilian directors. A great way to explore Brazilian culture and language!

História da língua portuguesa
http://acd.ufrj.br/~pead/tema05/por-tm05.html


Celebrate Languages
http://celebratelanguages.com/

A site dedicated to the learning and study of foreign languages in the 21st century. Great resources and helpful hints from a man who speaks 8 languages fluently (including Portuguese). You can do it too!

 

 

 

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