Learn Portuguese - BrazilianPodClass

Learn Portuguese - BrazilianPodClass Podcast

BrazilianPodClass is a free podcast for those who want to learn Brazilian Portuguese. It is released once a week, for all levels with focus on conversation, vocabulary, grammar and popular expressions.

573 – Tourism in Pernambuco
In this episode, we are going to learn the different uses of the word “DESDE” in Portuguese....

571 – Scented Souls
In this episode, I am going to read Scented Souls by Ana Jácomo and we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word FREE into Portuguese (Part II)....

575 – The Morning After Pill
In this episode, I am going to read a text based on an article published in the magazine Saúde about the morning after pill, and we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word WIDE into Portuguese (Part II)....


574 – A Trip Through Asia
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word WIDE into Portuguese (Part I)....

570 – Emotional Intelligence
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word FREE into Portuguese (Part I)....


569 – Brasileiros famosos – Maria Gadú
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about Maria Gadú, a Brazilian singer and composer, and the different ways to translate the word BUT into Portuguese....

568 – Ilha Grande
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the adjective STRONG into Portuguese....

567 – Before the Flood
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word KNOW into Portuguese (Part II)....


566 – Tablets at School
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word KNOW into Portuguese (Part I)....

565 – Tourism in Ceará
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word BEFORE into Portuguese (Part II)....

564 – The Little Prince
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word BEFORE into Portuguese (Part I)....


563 – A Song – Outra Vez
In this episode, I’m going sing the song “Outra Vez” composed by Isolda, and we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word WAY into Portuguese (Part II)....

562 – Trips with my Students
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word WAY into Portuguese (Part I)....


560 – Another Question 2
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word PLANT into Portuguese....

559 – Cognitive Computing
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the preposition AGAINST into Portuguese (Part II)....

557 – Tourism in Mato Grosso do Sul
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about tourism in the State of Mato Grosso do Sul and the different ways to translate the word SHAKE into Portuguese (Part II)....


556 – At the Museum
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word “SHAKE” into Portuguese (Part I)....

558 – Recent Changes in Brazil
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the preposition AGAINST into Portuguese (Part I)....

555 – A Song – Tomara
In this episode, I’m going to sing the song “Tomara” by Vinícius de Moraes, and we are going to learn the different ways to translate the verb TO BRING into Portuguese (Part II)....


554 – 2016 Olympic Games Results
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the verb TO BRING into Portuguese (Part I)....

553 – Famous Brazilian Olympic Athletes
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about who were the famous Brazilian athletes in the past Olympic games and the different ways to translate the word CAST into Portuguese....


551 – 2016 Olympic Games
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about the preparation of the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro and the different ways to translate the verb TO ATTEND into Portuguese....

549 – Tourism in Espírito Santo
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about tourism in Espírito Santo and the different ways to translate the verb TO POUR into Portuguese....


548 – Returning a Shirt
In this episode, we are going to learn the different uses of the verb “APERTAR” in Portuguese....

547 – Delicious Juices
In this episode, we are going to learn how to mix fruit and create delicious juices, and the different ways to translate the word REACH into Portuguese....

546 – Winter in Brazil
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about Martinho da Vila, a Brazilian singer and composer, and the different ways to translate the word TOUCH into Portuguese (Part II)....


545 – Famous Brazilians – Martinho da Vila
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about Martinho da Vila, a Brazilian singer and composer, and the different ways to translate the word TOUCH into Portuguese (Part II)....

544 – An Incident at the Zoo
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word TOUCH into Portuguese (Part I)....

543 – A Song – Melodia Sentimental
In this episode, I am going to sing the song Melodia Sentimental composed by Heitor Villa Lobos and Dora Vasconcelos, and we are going to learn the different uses of the word “FUNDO” in Portuguese....


542 – Are you Tidy?
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word ABOVE into Portuguese....

541 – Tourism in Santa Catarina
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about tourism in Santa Catarina and the different ways to translate the word PACE into Portuguese....


539 – What Time Will She be Back?
In this episode, I am going to read a description of the movie “What Time Will She Be Back?” (“Second Mother” on Youtube), and we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word WAVE into Portuguese....

538 – Working Out and Swimming
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the adjective BRIGHT into Portuguese....

537 – Famous Brazilians – Ronaldo Bôscoli
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about Ronaldo Bôscoli, a Brazilian composer, musical producer and journalist, and the different ways to translate the word WASTE into Portuguese (Part II)....


536 – I Lost My Backpack
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word WASTE into Portuguese (Part I)....

535 – A Song – Eu Não Existo Sem Você
In this episode, I am going to sing the song “Eu não existo sem você”, and we are going to learn the different uses of the word “ÚNICO” in Portuguese....


532 – A Delicious Chocolate
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word UNDER into Portuguese (Part I)....

531 – Paper Books or eBooks?
In this episode, I am going to read a text about paper books and ebooks, and we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word PROPER into Portuguese....


530 – A Lovely Small Farm
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word CENTER into Portuguese....

528 – Going Steady
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word STEADY in Portuguese....


527 – A Song – Marcha da Quarta-feira de Cinzas
In this episode, I am going to sing the song “Ash Wednesday March” by Carlos Lyra and Vinícius de Moraes, and we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word SERVE into Portuguese....

526 – A Wedding
In this episode, we are going to learn the different uses of the adjective “CHEIO” in Portuguese....

525 – Tourism in Paraná
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about tourism in the State of Paraná and the different ways to translate the word “BALANCE” into Portuguese....


524 – Outer Space
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word SPACE into Portuguese....

523 – 2015 Scientific Discoveries
In this episode, I am going to read an article from the magazine Superinteressante about the 2015 Scientific Discoveries, and we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word WATCH into Portuguese (Part II)....

522 – The Museum of Tomorrow
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word WATCH into Portuguese (Part I)....


520 – A Scary Experience
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word EXPERIENCE into Portuguese....

519 – A Song – Azul da cor do mar
In this episode, I am going to sing the song “Azul da Cor do Mar” by Tim Maia, and we are going to learn the different ways to translate the adjective ROUGH into Portuguese (Part II)....


518 – John of God
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the adjective ROUGH into Portuguese (Part I)....

517 – Tourism in Bahia
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about tourism in the State of Bahia and the different ways to translate the word “LACK” into Portuguese....

516 – The Slums in Rio
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the adjective THICK into Portuguese....


515 – Magnesium
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the adjective SHARP into Portuguese....

514 – A Fast-Paced Life
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word FAST into Portuguese....

513 – Famous Brazilians – Sônia Braga
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about Sônia Braga, a Brazilian actress, and the different ways to translate the word HOPE into Portuguese (Part II)....


512 – The Tijuca Forest
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word HOPE into Portuguese (Part I)....

511 – A Song – O Cantador
In this episode, I am going to sing the song “O Cantador” by Dorival Caymmi and Nelson Motta, and we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word RAW into Portuguese....

510 – New or Used?
In this episode, we are going to learn the different uses of the word “SINAL” in Portuguese....


509 – Tourism in Minas Gerais
In this episode, we are going to learn a little tourism in the State of Minas Gerais and the different ways to translate the word DRIVE into Portuguese (Part II)....

508 – Heads or Tails
In this episode, we are going to learn the different uses of the word DRIVE in Portuguese (Part I)....

507 – Questions That Lead to Love
In this episode, I am going to read a text based on an article found on the website papodehomem.com.br about 36 questions to make two people fall in love, and we are going to learn the different uses of the word “TEMPO” in Portuguese (Part II)....


506 – Vacation in Nature
In this episode, we are going to learn the different uses of the word “TEMPO” in Portuguese (Part I)....

504 – A Great Musical!
In this episode, we are going to learn the different uses of the verb “ARRUMAR” in Portuguese....


503 – A Song – Cotidiano
In this episode, I am going to sing the song “Cotidiano” composed and sung by Chico Buarque de Hollanda, and we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word BRIDGE into Portuguese....

502 – Test-Tube Baby
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the adjective HEAVY into Portuguese....


500 – Congratulations!
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word LINE into Portuguese (Part I)....

499 – Brazil in the 2015 Pan-American Games
In this episode, we are going to learn how Brazil did in the Pan-American Games in Toronto and the different ways to translate the adjective LIGHT into Portuguese (Part II)....

498 – Travel Light
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the adjective LIGHT into Portuguese (Part I)....


497 – Famous Brazilians – Marisa Monte
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about Marisa Monte, a Brazilian singer and composer, and the different ways to translate the word ADDRESS into Portuguese....

496 – The Moon
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the adjective FULL into Portuguese....

495 – A Song – Fim de Caso
In this episode, I’m going to sing the song “Fim de Caso” composed by Dolores Duran, and we are going to learn the different ways to translate the adjective EARLY into Portuguese....


494 – Retirement
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the adjective POOR into Portuguese....

493 – Tourism in Goiás
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about several tourist points of interest in Goiás and the different uses of the word “GRAU” in Portuguese....

492 – Prescription Glasses
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the verb “TO LEARN” into Portuguese....


491 – Coconut Oil
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about coconut oil and the different ways to translate the verb TO SETTLE into Portuguese....

490 – What Should I Wear?
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word WEAR into Portuguese....

489 – Famous Brazilians – Paulo Freire
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about Paulo Freire, a Brazilian educator, and the different ways to translate the word STAND into Portuguese (Part II)....


488 – Listening
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word STAND into Portuguese (Part I)....

487 – A Song – Under the Sun
In this episode, I am going to read the lyrics to the song “Under the Sun”, the opening theme of the soap opera “The Clone”, and we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word SHARE into Portuguese....

486 – Human Cloning
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the adverb TOO into Portuguese....


485 – Solstice Archaeological Park
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about Solstice Archaeological Park and the different ways to translate the word GAP into Portuguese....

483 – A Song – Manhã de Carnaval
Today I am going to sing the song Manhã de Carnaval by Luís Bonfá and Antônio Maria, and we are going to learn the different uses of the preposition “SEM” in Portuguese (Part II)....


482 – Tour at Rocinha
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the preposition SEM into Portuguese (Part I)....

481 – Famous Brazilians – Jorge Paulo Lemann
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about Jorge Paulo Lemann, the richest man in Brazil at the moment, and the different ways to translate the verb TO BE into Portuguese (Part II)....

480 – Being Relocated
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the verb TO BE into Portuguese (Part I)....


479 – Rio – 450 Years Old
In this episode, I am going to read a text based on an article from G1, the Globo news portal, about Rio 450 years old festivities, and we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word MUCH into Portuguese (Part II)....

478 – Measles
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word MUCH in Portuguese (Part I)....

477 – Ubatuba
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about Ubatuba, located on the northern São Paulo coast, and the different ways to translate the word SPELL into Portuguese....


475 – No Water During Carnival
In this episode, I am going to read a text based on an article from VEJA magazine about the water shortage during carnival in Brazil, and we are going to learn the different uses of the word “PENA” in Portuguese....

474 – A Casa do Rio Vermelho
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about “A Casa do Rio Vermelho” in Salvador and the different uses of the word “PRÓXIMO” in Portuguese....


472 – How Did Your Trip Go?
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word TRIP into Portuguese....

471 – Mediterranean Diet
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about the Mediterranean diet and the different ways to translate the word LESS into Portuguese....


470 – A Good Movie
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word NUMBER into Portuguese....

469 – Aracaju
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about Aracaju, capital of the state of Sergipe, and the different uses of the verb “ACERTAR” in Portuguese....

468 – A Bike Ride
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word RIDE into Portuguese....


467 – Christmas in Brazil
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word STICK into Portuguese (Part II)....

466 – I Have Some Questions
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word STICK into Portuguese (Part I)....

465 – Famous Brazilians – Cora Coralina
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about Cora Coralina, a Brazilian poet and short story writer, and the different uses of the verb “ENGANAR” in Portuguese....


464 – I Never Lie
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word LIE into Portuguese....

463 – A Song – Apesar de Você
In this episode, I am going to sing “Apesar de Você”, a song composed by Chico Buarque, and we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word HARD into Portuguese (Part II)....

462 – You’re So Skinny
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word HARD into Portuguese (Part I)....


461 – Famous Brazilians – Paulinho da Viola
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about Paulinho da Viola, a Brazilian composer and singer, and the different ways to translate the WORD “STRIKE” into Portuguese....

459 – Interviewing Andrea Auerbach Vieira
In this episode, I am going to interview the Brazilian painter Andrea Auerbach Vieira, and we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word BEHIND into Portuguese....


458 – Did You Hurt Yourself?
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the verb TO HURT into Portuguese....

457 – Elections in Brazil
In this episode, we are going to learn about the latest news in the presidential run, and the different uses of the word “DRAW” in Portuguese (Part II)....

456 – iPhone 6
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word DRAW into Portuguese (Part I)....


455 – A Song – Insensatez
In this episode, I am going to sing “Insensatez” by Tom Jobim and Vinícius de Moraes, and we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word AWAY into Portuguese (Part II)....

454 – Sunset at Arpoador
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word AWAY into Portuguese (Part I)....

453 – Morro de São Paulo
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about Morro de São Paulo, located in the State of Bahia, and the different uses of the verb “DERRUBAR” in Portuguese....


452 – Avocado
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word LEAVE into Portuguese....

451 – A Song – Chega de Saudade
In this episode, I am going to sing the song “Chega de Saudade” by Tom Jobim and Vinícius de Moraes, and we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word SUBJECT into Portuguese....

450 – Those Who Live Will See
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the verb TO THINK into Portuguese....


449 – Famous Brazilians – Walter Salles
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about Walter Salles, a Brazilian filmmaker of international prominence, and the different ways to translate the word BEAR into Portuguese....


446 – Angelina Jordan
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word TIE into Portuguese....

445 – Was it Worth it?
In this episode, I am going to comment on some important points about the World Cup that has recently ended in Brazil, and we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word THROUGH into Portuguese....

444 – Travelling Alone
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word SHED into Portuguese....


443 – A Song – Asa Branca
In this episode, I am going to sing the song “Asa Branca” by Luiz Gonzaga, and we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word CATCH into Portuguese (Part II)....

442 – The World Cup
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word CATCH into Portuguese (Part I)....

441 – Maceió
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the verb TO DO into Portuguese (Part II)....


440 – Brazil x Croatia
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the verb TO DO into Portuguese (Part I)....

439 – The Water Crisis
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word WATER into Portuguese....

438 – Playing Cards
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word CARD into Portuguese....



434 – A Táxi or a Rental
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word SIGN into Portuguese (Part I)....

433 – Goiânia
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about Goiânia, the capital of the state of Goiás, and the different ways to translate the word GUESS into Portuguese....


431 – Web’s 25th Anniversary
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word END into Portuguese (Part II)....

430 – Caffeine
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word END into Portuguese (Part I)....

429 – Bernardo Guimarães
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about Bernardo Guimarães, a Brazilian poet and novelist, and the different ways to translate the word SUCH into Portuguese....


427 – 2014 Oscar
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word HANDLE into Portuguese....

426 – WhatsApp
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word MEET into Portuguese....


425 – Búzios
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about Búzios, a sea resort in the state of Rio de Janeiro, and the different ways to translate the word ISSUE into Portuguese....

424 – Fundraising
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word MATCH into Portuguese....


422 – Casa-grande e Senzala
In this episode, we are going to learn the different uses of the adjective “GRANDE” in Portuguese....

420 – Who do you Look Like?
In this episode, we are going to learn the vocabulary related to physical appearance and the different uses of the word “PARECER” in Portuguese....


418 – Soccer Quiz
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word PAY into Portuguese....

417 – Cuiabá
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about Cuiabá, capital of the state of Mato Grosso, the verb “CABER” in the Indicative, Imperative and Subjunctive moods and the different uses of this verb in Portuguese....


416 – Get Real!
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word REAL into Portuguese....

415 – Nelson Mandela
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about Nelson Mandela and the different ways to translate the word FOOT into Portuguese....

414 – Are you Punctual?
In this episode, we are going to learn the different uses of the word “HORA” in Portuguese....


413 – Famous Brazilians – Joaquim Barbosa
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about Joaquim Barbosa, president of Brazil’s Supreme Court and the different ways to translate the word FORWARD into Portuguese....

412 – Work Relationships
In this episode, we are going to learn the vocabulary related to people at work and work events, and the different uses of the verb “TRATAR” in Portuguese....

411 – Aliens in Brazil
In this episode, I’m going to read a text about aliens in Brasil, based on an article by Superinteressante magazine, and we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word SUPPORT into Portuguese....


410 – A Special Makeup
In this episode, we are going to learn the vocabulary related to makeup and the different uses of the word “PASSO” into Portuguese....

409 – Porto Alegre
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about Porto Alegre, the capital of the state of Rio Grande do Sul, and the different ways to translate the word PICK into Portuguese (Part II)....

408 – Exchanging Ideas
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word PICK into Portuguese (Part I)....


407 – A Song – Influência do Jazz
In this episode, I’m going to sing the song “Influência do Jazz” by Carlos Lyra, and we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word SMOOTH into Portuguese....

406 – Brigadeiro
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the verb TO HAPPEN into Portuguese (Part I)....

405 – Famous Brazilians – Gonzaguinha
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about Gonzaguinha, Gonzagão’s son, and the different ways to translate the preposition AROUND into Portuguese (Part II)....


404 – From Father to Son
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the preposition AROUND into Portuguese (Part I)....

403 – Apple’s New Products
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word CARRY into Portuguese....

402 – Longevity
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the verb TO WRITE into Portuguese....


401 – Natal
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about Natal, the capital of the State of Rio Grande do Norte, and the different ways to translate the word PIECE into Portuguese....

400 – At the Clothes Store
In this episode, we are going to learn the vocabulary related to women’s clothes and the different ways to translate the word TOP into Portuguese....

399 – The Powerful Vitamin D
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about the vitamin D based on an article from “Isto É independente” magazine titled “The powerful vitamine D” and the different ways to translate the word EVEN into Portuguese....


398 – At the Dentist’s
In this episode, we are going to learn the vocabulary related to a dentist and the different uses of the verb “TOCAR” in Portuguese....

397 – Famous Brazilians – Neymar
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about Neymar, the great star of Brazilian soccer, and the different ways to translate the preposition AT into Portuguese (Part II)....

396 – Air Conditioning
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the preposition AT into Portuguese (Part I)....


395 – Pope Francis in Brazil
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word CLOSE into Portuguese....

394 – Alumni Meeting
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word COST into Portuguese....

393 – Caldas Novas
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about Caldas Novas, the largest hydro-thermal resort in the world, and the verb IR in the Indicative, Imperative and Subjunctive moods....


392 – The Intouchables
In this episode, we are going to review some opposites and learn the different uses of the verb “JOGAR” in Portuguese....

391 – Protests in Brazil
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word FEEL into Portuguese....

390 – Accepting Changes
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word CHANGE into Portuguese....


389 – Famous Brazilians – Michel Teló
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about Michel Teló, a Brazilian singer and composer, and how to translate the preposition WITH into Portuguese (Part II)....

388 – Rio’s Slums
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the preposition WITH into Portuguese (Part I)....

387 – The Story of Feelings
In this episode, I am going to read a chronicle by Lya Luft, a Brazilian author, and we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word DRY into Portuguese....


386 – My Professional Dream
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word RETURN into Portuguese....

385 – Ilha de Marajó
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about Ilha do Marajó and how to translate the preposition UP into Portuguese (Part II)....

384 – Being Sued
In this episode, we are going to learn the vocabulary related to lawsuits and the different ways to translate the preposition UP into Portuguese....


383 – A Song – Modinha
In this episode, we are going to learn the lyrics of the song “Modinha” by Tom Jobim and Vinícius de Moraes, and how to translate the word NEXT into Portuguese....

382 – Cleaning the House
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word FACE into Portuguese....

381 – Famous Brazilians – Diogo Nogueira
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about Diogo Nogueira, a Brazilian singer and composer, and how to translate the word THROW into Portuguese....


380 – A Positive Person
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word SO into Portuguese....

379 – Chocolate
In this episode, we are going to learn how to translate the word DROP into Portuguese (Part II)....


377 – Santos
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about Santos, the most important port in Brazil, and the different ways to translate the word DOWN into Portuguese (Part II)....

376 – Praia do Forte
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word DOWN into Portuguese (Part I)....

375 – Is Facebook Dying?
In this episode, we are going to learn how to translate the word RIGHT into Portuguese (Part II)....


374 – The 2013 Oscars
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word RIGHT into Portuguese (Part I)....

373 – Famous Brazilians – Xuxa
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about Xuxa, a Brazilian TV host, and the different ways to translate the verb TO EAT into Portuguese....

372 – Arriving for a Meeting
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word SOME into Portuguese....


371 – A Song – Gente Humilde
In this episode, I’m going to sing the song “Gente Humilde” (Humble People), which has the melody by Garoto and the lyrics by Chico Buarque and Vinícius de Moraes, and we’re going to learn the different ways to translate the word WORD into Portuguese (Part II)....

370 – Ângela Maria
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about Ângela Maria, a Brazilian singer, and the different ways to translate the word WORD into Portuguese (Part I)....

369 – Guarapari
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about Guarapari, a sea resort in the State of Espírito Santo, and the different ways to translate the preposition ON into Portuguese (Part II)....


368 – Travel and the Internet
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word WORD into Portuguese (Part I)....

367 – Interviewing Sergio Amoroso
In this episode, we’re going to hear an interview I conducted with the entrepreneur Sergio Amoroso, owner of the Orsa Group, and learn the different ways to translate the preposition IN into Portuguese (Part II)....

366 – Escaping Winter
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the preposition IN into Portuguese (Part I)....


365 – Brasileiros Famosos – Luiz Gonzaga
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about Luiz Gonzaga, a Brazilian singer and composer, and the different ways to translate the word WORK into Portuguese (Part II)....

363 – Oscar Niemeyer Dies
In this episode, we’re going to learn the different ways to translate the word FIT into Portuguese....


362 – December 21st, 2012
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the verb TO SEND into Portuguese....

361 – Passa Quatro
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word ROUND into Portuguese....


359 – What Now, José?
In this episode, we're going to hear a poem by Carlos Drummond de Andrade entitled “What Now, José?”, and learn the different ways to translate the word HANG into Portuguese....

358 – Family Reunion
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word ORDER into Portuguese....


356 – A Corporate Takeover
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word HAND into Portuguese (Part I)....

355 – Interviewing Neil Barnes
In this episode, we are going to listen to my interview with Neil Barnes in Barcelona and learn the different ways to translate the word SWITCH into Portuguese....


353 – Campos do Jordão
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about Campos do Jordão, a town located in the Mantiqueira Mountains, and the different ways to translate the word LOOK into Portuguese (Part II)....

352 – My Trip to Barcelona
In this episode, we are going to learn how to translate the word LOOK into Portuguese (Part I)....

351 – 1822
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about the book 1822 by Laurentino Gomes, a Brazilian author and journalist, and how to translate the verb TO GROW into Portuguese....


350 – The Bill, Please!
In this episode, we’re going to learn the different ways to translate the word THEN into Portuguese....

348 – Internet Dating
In this episode, we’re going to learn the different uses of the word “DEVER” in Portuguese. Learn how to speak Portuguese with BrazilianPodClass...


347 – Brazil and the Olympic Games
In this episode, we are going to learn about facts related to Brazil’s participation in the Olympiads and learn the different ways to translate the word EYE into Portuguese (Part II). Learn how to speak Portuguese with BrazilianPodClass...

346 – At the Eye Doctor’s
In this episode, we’re going to learn the different ways to translate the word EYE into Portuguese (Part I). Learn how to speak Portuguese with BrazilianPodClass...

345 – Jericoacoara
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about Jericoacoara, located in the State of Ceará, and the different uses of the word CABEÇA in Portuguese. Learn how to speak Portuguese with BrazilianPodClass...


344 – Teamwork
In this episode, we are going to learn the different uses of the verb “LEVAR” in Portuguese. Learn how to speak Portuguese with BrazilianPodClass...

343 – Rio+20
In this episode, we are going to learn about the Rio+20 results and learn the different ways to translate the word CALL into Portuguese (Part II). Learn how to speak Portuguese with BrazilianPodClass...

342 – Entrance Visa for Brazil
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word CALL into Portuguese. Learn how to speak Portuguese with BrazilianPodClass...


341 – Famous Brazilians – Tim Maia
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about Tim Maia, a Brazilian singer, and how to translate words starting with “SELF” into Portuguese. Learn how to speak Portuguese with BrazilianPodClass...

340 – Investing Your Money
In this episode, we are going to learn the different uses of the word “HORA” in Portuguese. Learn how to speak Portuguese with BrazilianPodClass...

339 – Spiritual Intelligence
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about spiritual intelligence and the different uses of the verb “MANDAR” in Portuguese. Learn how to speak Portuguese with BrazilianPodClass...


338 – Buying a New Suit
In this episode, we are going to learn the different uses of the word “CONTA” in Portuguese. Learn how to speak Portuguese with BrazilianPodClass...

337 – Itacaré
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about Itacaré, a small town located south of Salvador, in the State of Bahia, and the different uses of the verb “TIRAR” in Portuguese. Learn how to speak Portuguese with BrazilianPodClass...

336 – Saying Goodbye
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word RING into Portuguese. Learn how to speak Portuguese with BrazilianPodClass...


335 – Capoeira
In this episode, we are going to learn the different uses of the verb “LEVANTAR” in Portuguese. Learn how to speak Portuguese with BrazilianPodClass...

334 – At the Gas Station
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the verb TO FILL into Portuguese. Learn how to speak Portuguese with BrazilianPodClass...

333 – Famous Brazilians – Eike Batista
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about Eike Batista, the richest man in Brazil, and the different ways to translate the verb TO JOIN into Portuguese. Learn how to speak Portuguese with BrazilianPodClass...


332 – My Favorite Dessert
In this episode, we are going to learn how to translate the word SECOND into Portuguese. Learn how to speak Portuguese with BrazilianPodClass...

331 – Investing in Learning Portuguese
In this episode, we are going to learn how to translate some expressions in English that are based on colors. Learn how to speak Portuguese with BrazilianPodClass...

330 – A New Era
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the verb TO ENJOY into Portuguese. Learn how to speak Portuguese with BrazilianPodClass...


329 – Chapada dos Veadeiros
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about the “Chapada dos Veadeiros” and the different ways to translate the word CUT into Portuguese (Part II). Learn how to speak Portuguese with BrazilianPodClass...

328 – Making a Restaurant Reservation
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word CUT into Portuguese (Part I). Speak Brazilian Portuguese with BrazilianPodClass...

327 – A Song – Primavera
In this episode, I’m going to sing the song “Primavera” by Carlos Lyra and Vinícius de Moraes, and we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word WHITE into Portuguese. Speak Brazilian Portuguese with BrazilianPodClass...


326 – A Special Dinner
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word FIRST into Portuguese. Speak Brazilian Portuguese with BrazilianPodClass...

325 – Famous Brazilians – Carlos Lyra
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about Carlos Lyra, a Brazilian singer and composer, and how to translate the verb TO GIVE into Portuguese (Part II). Speak Brazilian Portuguese with BrazilianPodClass...

324 – Using the Internet
In this episode, we are going to learn how to give and receive directions and the different ways to translate the word TALK into Portuguese. Speak Brazilian Portuguese with BrazilianPodClass...


323 – Interviewing Kurt Stoeterau
In this episode, I’m going to interview Kurt Stoeterau, a Brazilian paragliding instructor, and we are going to learn the different uses of the word “ATÉ” in Portuguese. Learn Brazilian Portuguese with BrazilianPodClass...

322 – How Do I Get There?
In this episode, we are going to learn how to give and receive directions and the different ways to translate the verb TO GIVE into Portuguese (Part I). Learn Brazilian Portuguese with BrazilianPodClass...

321 – The State of São Paulo
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about the State of São Paulo and how to translate the verb TO SEE into Portuguese (Part II). Learn Brazilian Portuguese with BrazilianPodClass...


320 – On the Plane
In this episode, we are going to learn how to translate the verb TO SEE into Portuguese (Part I). Learn Brazilian Portuguese with BrazilianPodClass...

319 – A Song – Brigas Nunca Mais
In this episode, I’m going to sing the song “Brigas nunca mais” by Tom Jobim and Vinícius de Moraes, and we are going to learn the different uses of the word “MENOS” in Portuguese. Learn Brazilian Portuguese with BrazilianPodClass...

318 – Multicultural Brazil
In this episode, we are going to learn how to translate the word GREAT into Portuguese. Learn Brazilian Portuguese with BrazilianPodClass...


317 – Famous Brazilians – Mário Quintana
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about Mário Quintana and the different ways to translate the word MATTER into Portuguese. Learn Brazilian Portuguese with BrazilianPodClass...

316 – A Physical Check-Up
In this episode, we are going to learn how to translate the word HOW into Portuguese. Learn Brazilian Portuguese with BrazilianPodClass...

315 – 2011 Main Events
In this episode, we are going to have a retrospective of 2011 main events and learn the different ways to translate the word “SOFT” in Portuguese. Learn Brazilian Portuguese with BrazilianPodClass...


314 – Preparations for a Trip
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word CARE into Portuguese. Learn Brazilian Portuguese with BrazilianPodClass...

313 – Teresópolis
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about Teresópolis and the different ways to translate the word SOON into Portuguese. Learn Brazilian Portuguese with BrazilianPodClass...

312 – I’m so Sleepy
In this episode, we are going to learn how to translate the word STAY into Portuguese. Learn Brazilian Portuguese with BrazilianPodClass...


311 – Jiu-Jitsu
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about Jiu-Jitsu and the different ways to translate the verb TO PUT into Portuguese (Part II). Learn Brazilian Portuguese with BrazilianPodClass...

310 – Can I Have a Discount?
In this episode, we are going to learn how to translate the verb TO PUT into Portuguese (Part I). Learn Brazilian Portuguese with BrazilianPodClass...

309 – Famous Brazilians – Ronaldo
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about Ronaldo, a Brazilian soccer star, and learn the different ways to translate the word OFF into Portuguese (part II). Learn Brazilian Portuguese with BrazilianPodClass...


308 – Gosh! What a Week!
In this episode, we are going to learn how to translate the word OFF into Portuguese (Part I). Learn Brazilian Portuguese with BrazilianPodClass...

307 – A Song – Por Causa de Você
In this episode, I’m going to sing a song by Dolores Duran – Por Causa de Você – and we’re going to learn the different ways to translate the word NO into Portuguese. Learn Brazilian Portuguese with BrazilianPodClass...

306 – What a Pretty Little Dog!
In this episode, we are going to learn the second part of how to translate the word OUT into Portuguese. Learn Brazilian Portuguese with BrazilianPodClass...


305 – Belém
In this epidose, we are going to learn a little about Belém, capital of the state of Pará and the different ways to translate the word OUT into Portuguese. Learn Brazilian Portuguese with BrazilianPodClass...

304 – Meeting a Client at the Airport
In this episode, we are going to learn how to translate the word SOUND into Portuguese. Learn Brazilian Portuguese with BrazilianPodClass...

303 – Steve Jobs
In this episode, we’re going to learn a little about Steve Jobs and the verb “OUVIR” in the Indicative, Imperative and Subjunctive moods. Learn Brazilian Portuguese with BrazilianPodClass...


302 – Love and Infatuation
In this episode, we are going to learn the different uses of the word “BEM” in Portuguese. Learn Brazilian Portuguese with BrazilianPodClass...

301 – Famous Brazilians – Dolores Duran
In this epidose, we are going to learn a little about Dolores Duran, a Brazilian singer and composer, and the different uses of the word “PONTO” in Portuguese. Learn Brazilian Portuguese with BrazilianPodClass...

300 – I Can’t Complain
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word FOR into Portuguese. Learn Brazilian Portuguese with BrazilianPodClass...


299 – Tips to Make Your Dreams Come True
In this episode, we’re going to learn some tips on how to make our dreams come true and the different ways to translate the word HEAD into Portuguese. Learn Brazilian Portuguese with BrazilianPodClass...

298 – My New Home Movie Theater
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the preposition BETWEEN into Portuguese. Learn Brazilian Portuguese with BrazilianPodClass...

297 – Vitória
In this epidose, we are going to learn a little about Vitória, the capital of the State of Espírito Santo, and the different uses of the word “POIS” in Portuguese. Learn Brazilian Portuguese with BrazilianPodClass...


296 – What Were You Doing?
In this episode, we are going to learn the different uses of the word “CASA” in Portuguese. Learn Brazilian Portuguese with BrazilianPodClass...

295 – The Brazilian National Anthem
In this episode, we are going to hear the Brazilian National Anthem and learn the different uses of the word “QUADRO” in Portuguese. Learn Brazilian Portuguese with BrazilianPodClass...

294 – Coping with Stress
In this episode, we are going to learn how to translate the word MORE into Portuguese. Learn Brazilian Portuguese with BrazilianPodClass...


293 – Famous Brazilians – Gal Costa
In this epidose, we are going to learn a little about Gal Costa, a Brazilian singer, and the different ways to translate the word KEY into Portuguese. Learn Brazilian Portuguese with BrazilianPodClass...

292 – Booking a Taxi
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word NOW into Portuguese. Learn Brazilian Portuguese with BrazilianPodClass...

291 – An Interview with Totonho
In this episode, I’m going to interview Totonho, a Brazilian visual artist, and we are going to learn the different ways to use the word “PENA” in Portuguese. Learn how to speak Portuguese with BrazilianPodClass...


290 – Adventures in Europe
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word OTHER into Portuguese. Learn how to speak Portuguese with BrazilianPodClass...

289 – Tiradentes
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about Tiradentes, a colonial town from Minas Gerais and the different ways to translate the verb TO TURN into Portuguese. Learn how to speak Portuguese with BrazilianPodClass...

288 – Expanding a Business
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word BALL into Portuguese and how to use the expression “CADA VEZ MAIS”. Learn how to speak Portuguese with BrazilianPodClass...


287 – The Pink Dolphin
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about the pink dolphin and how to translate the word AGAIN into Portuguese. Learn how to speak Portuguese with BrazilianPodClass...

286 – Late for Work
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word MISS into Portuguese. Learn how to speak Portuguese with BrazilianPodClass...

285 – Famous Brazilians – Roberto Burle Marx
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about Roberto Burle Marx, a Brazilian landscaper, and how to translate the word BOARD into Portuguese. Learn how to speak Portuguese with BrazilianPodClass...


284 – Grammar Exercise
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word HOT into Portuguese. Learn how to speak Portuguese with BrazilianPodClass...

282 – Online Dictionaries
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word MEAN into Portuguese. Learn how to speak Portuguese with BrazilianPodClass...


281 – Petrópolis
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about Petrópolis, a town in the State of Rio de Janeiro, and how to translate the word HOLD into Portuguese. Learn how to speak Portuguese with BrazilianPodClass...

280 – House of Sand
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word LONG into Portuguese. Learn how to speak Portuguese with BrazilianPodClass...

279 – Rio, the Movie
In this episode, we are going to learn how to translate the word SET into Portuguese. Learn how to speak Portuguese with BrazilianPodClass...


278 – At the Dry Cleaner’s
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the word HALF into Portuguese. Learn how to speak Portuguese with BrazilianPodClass...

277 – Famous Brazilians – Gisele Bündchen
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about Gisele Bündchen, a Brazilian model and actress, and how to translate the word MOUTH into Portuguese. Speak Brazilian Portuguese with BrazilianPodClass...

276 – A Trip to Brazil
In this episode, we are going to learn the different ways to translate the verb TO GO in Portuguese. Speak Brazilian Portuguese with BrazilianPodClass...


275 – A Royal Wedding
In this episode, we are going to learn the different verb tenses in Portuguese used with the word “QUANDO”. Speak Brazilian Portuguese with BrazilianPodClass...

274 – An Overdue Bill
In this episode, we are going to learn the vocabulary related to credit cards and the different uses of the verb “LIGAR” in Portuguese. Speak Brazilian Portuguese with BrazilianPodClass...

273 – Curitiba
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about Curitiba, capital of the state of Paraná, and how to translate the word FRONT into Portuguese. Speak Brazilian Portuguese with BrazilianPodClass...


272 – Helping with the Move
In this episode, we are going to learn the different uses of the word “CIMA” in Portuguese. Learn how to speak Brazilian Portuguese with BrazilianPodClass...

271 – Shrimp in Manioc Cream
In this episode, we are going to learn a recipe for shrimp in manioc cream and the different uses of the word “RECEITA” in Portuguese. Learn how to speak Brazilian Portuguese with BrazilianPodClass...

270 – Problems with a Client
In this episode, we are going to learn how to translate the preposition FROM into Portuguese. Learn how to speak Brazilian Portuguese with BrazilianPodClass...


269 – Famous Brazilians – Caetano Veloso
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about Caetano Veloso, a Brazilian singer and composer, and how to translate the word TOGETHER into Portuguese. Learn Brazilian Portuguese with BrazilianPodClass...

268 – Rising Prices
In this episode, we are going to learn the different uses of the word “PARA” in Portuguese....

267 – Mature Women
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about how Brazilian women get old based on the book “Coroas: Corpo, Envelhecimento, Casamento e Infidelidade” meaning “Mature Women: Body, Aging, Marriage and Infidelity” by Mirian Goldenberg (Record Publishing House), and how to translate the word RUN into Portuguese....


266 – I Lost my Cell Phone
In this episode, we are going to learn the different uses of the verb “PERDER” in Portuguese....

265 – Paraty
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about Paraty and how to translate the word MIND into Portuguese....

264 – The Lottery
In this episode, we are going to learn the different uses of the verb “GANHAR” in Portuguese....


263 – 2010 Main Events
In this episode, we’re going to cover the 2010 main events and learn the main uses of the verb “APROVEITAR” in Portuguese....

262 – I’m a Businessman
In this episode, we are going to learn how to translate the word BUSINESS into Portuguese....

261 – Eight Years of Lula
In this episode, I’m going to read a text about the eight years of Lula’s government, and we’re going to find in Portuguese the equivalent to some proverbs in English....


259 – Interviewing Emerson Marendaz
In this episode, I’m going to interview Emerson Marendaz, owner of a bed and breakfast in Paraty, and we are going to learn how to translate the word CHECK into Portuguese....

258 – Too Much Work
In this episode, we are going to learn how to translate the word BACK into Portuguese....


257 – Public Security in Rio
In this episode, I’m going to read some texts about public security in Rio, and we’re going to learn the different ways to translate the word PACK into Portuguese....

256 – A Phone Order
In this episode, we are going to learn how to translate the word CLEAR into Portuguese....

255 – Kids Say Funny Things
In this episode, I’m going to read some funny things said by children, and we are going to learn how to translate the word LOOSE into Portuguese....


254 – Formula 1 Races
In this episode, we are going to learn the vocabulary related to car races and the different uses of the verb “GUARDAR” in Portuguese....

253 – The New President of Brazil
In this episode, I’m going to read a text about Dilma Rousseff, the first woman to be the president of Brazil, and we’re going to learn the different ways to translate the word MOVE into Portuguese....

252 – At the Spa
In this episode, we are going to learn how to use the verb “FECHAR” in different sentences in Portuguese....


251 – Saci Pererê
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about Saci Pererê, a character in Brazilian folklore, and the different uses of the verb “MEXER” in Portuguese....

250 – Resigning
In this episode, we are going to learn how to conjugate the verbs “PEDIR” and “MEDIR” and the different ways to translate the verb TO ASK into Portuguese....

249 – Manaus
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about Manaus, the capital of the Amazonas state, and the different uses of the verb “ATENDER” in Portuguese....


248 – Elections in Brazil
In this episode, we are going to learn the vocabulary related to politics and how to translate the word SHOW into Portuguese....

247 – Change
In this episode, I’m going to read a chronicle by Lya Luft about change, and we are going to learn some nouns formed with the suffix “DADE”....

246 – Accommodation for Carnival
In this episode, we are going to learn the vocabulary related to a furnished apartment and how to translate the preposition AFTER into Portuguese....


245 – Famous Brazilians – Lya Luft
In this episode, we’re are going to learn a little about Lya Luft, a Brazilian writer, and the verb “VALER” in the Indicative, Imperative and Subjunctive moods....

244 – An Expensive T-shirt
In this episode, we are going to learn the names of the currencies of some countries and the different uses of the verb “TROCAR” in Portuguese....

243 – The Electric Car
In this episode, I am going to read an article about the electric car, and we are going to learn the different uses of the word “ASSIM” in Portuguese....


242 – Contemporary Art Museum
In this episode, we are going to learn a few acronyms in Portuguese and the different uses of the word “NADA”....

241 – Serra Gaúcha
In this episode, we’re are going to learn a little about Serra Gaúcha located in the State of Rio Grande do Sul, and how to use the word “OLHO” in Portuguese....

240 – Starting a Franchise
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about starting a franchise and the diferente uses of the verb TIRAR in Portuguese....


239 – Google TV
In this episode, I am going to read an article about the Google TV, which will be launched this year, and we are going to learn the different uses of the word “COISA” in Portuguese....

238 – A Dinner Party
In this episode, we are going to learn the names of some herbs and spices and how to translate the word “taste” into Portuguese....


236 – Buying an Apartament
In this episode, we’re going to learn the verb VOLTAR in the Present, Present Continuous, Past and Future Indicative and its different meanings in Portuguese....

235 – Brazil by Bicycle
In this episode, I’m going to read an article written by a Brazilian who went on a trip by bicycle from São Paulo to Salvador in 54 days, and we are going to learn the usage of the Simple Pluperfect....

234 – St. John’s Party
In this episode, we’re going to learn the different uses of the word “ANDAR” and some expressions in English with their equivalent in Portuguese....


233 – Brasília
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about Brasília and several uses of the word “CARA” in Portuguese....

232 – 2010 FiFA World Cup
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about FIFA and the World Cup, and how to express opinions in Portuguese....

231 – Botequim
In this episode, we are going to learn what a “botequim” is in Brazil and some words that have an irregular diminutive in Portuguese....


230 – An Emergency
In this episode, we are going to learn where to call in an emergency in Brazil and how to translate the word “GOOD” into Portuguese....

229 – Famous Brazilians – Elis Regina
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about Elis Regina, a Brazilian singer, and how to translate the word “as” into Portuguese....

228 – A Compulsive Buyer
In this episode, we are going to learn about different kinds of compulsion and how to conjugate the verb “GASTAR” in the Present, Present Continuous, Past and Future Indicative....


226 – Animal Game
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about the animal game and the vocabulary related to some animal body parts....

225 – Fernando de Noronha
In this episode, I’m going to read a text about the Fernando de Noronha Archipelago, and we are going to learn how to translate the word “just” into Portuguese....


224 – A Car Financing Loan
In this episode, we are going to learn the vocabulary related to checking a car before buying it and how to translate the word ABOUT in Portuguese....

223 – The Hug
In this episode, I’m going to read a text I received by e-mail about the hug, showing some characteristics of the “mineirês”, the way people speak in Minas Gerais. In addition to that, we are going to learn several uses of the verb DEIXAR in Portuguese....

222 – Getting a Boyfriend
In this episode, we are going to learn how to use the verb “AGUENTAR” in Portuguese....


221 – Famous Brazilians – João Gilberto
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about João Gilberto and some verbs in Portuguese starting with the letters “b” and “c” followed by prepositions....

220 – Happy Hour
In this episode, we are going to learn the vocabulary related to a bar and several meanings of the verb “TOMAR” in Portuguese....

219 – The Hurt Locker
In this episode, I’m going to read a text about the movie “The Hurt Locker”, that won six awards at the 2010 Oscars, and we are also going to learn the several meanings of the word “fora” in Portuguese....


218 – Let’s Go to the Circus
In this episode, we are going to learn the vocabulary related to a circus and how to translate the word “high” into Portuguese....

217 – Ouro Preto
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about Ouro Preto and some adjectives of relation....

216 – Did you Attend the Soccer Game?
In this episode, we are going to learn the vocabulary related to soccer positions and several meanings of the verb TORCER in Portuguese, and still review the verb QUERER in the Indicative mood....


215 – The Brazilian Carnival
In this episode, we are going to learn a little more about the Brazilian Carnival and study some proverbs in Portuguese and their equivalent in English....

214 – Do you Have a Pet?
In this episode, we are going to learn the vocabulary related to pets and the masculine and feminine of some animals....


212 - Ordering a Pizza
In this episode, we are going to learn the vocabulary related to pizza toppings and how to translate the word “over” into Portuguese....

211 - The MST
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about Brazil’s Rural Landless Workers Movement and how to translate the word "point" into Portuguese....


210 - Buying a Concert Ticket
In this episode, we are going to learn some meanings of the verb PEGAR and review the plural of the words ending in "l"....

209 - Belo Horizonte
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about Belo Horizonte and some verbs in Portuguese starting with the letter "a" followed by prepositions....

208 - At the Car Dealer's
In this episode, we are going to review the -AR regular verbs in the Indicative Mood and learn how to translate into Portuguese some adjectives ending in -ED and -ING....


207 - Brazil Takes Off
In this episode, I’m going to read an article adapted from “O Estado de São Paulo” newspaper and “The Economist” magazine, and we are going to learn how to translate some sentences with the preposition “by” into Portuguese....

206 – Darling! I’m Home!
In this episode, we are going to learn some terms of endearment and review the diminutive forms of the words in Portuguese....


205 - Recife e Olinda
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about Recife and Olinda and study some more adjectives in the superlative form....

204 - Everything Passes Away
In this episode, we are going to learn the different meanings of the verb PASSAR in Portuguese....


203 - Maya Angelou
In this episode, I’m going to read a text about Maya Angelou, and we’re going to study several meanings of the verb FALTAR in Portuguese....

202 - A Long Weekend
In this episode, we are going to learn the different uses of the word “como” in Portuguese and do an exercise with the superlative form of adjectives....


200 - Leaving for a Vacation
In this episode, we are going to learn the vocabulary related to a vacation trip and some irregular verbs of the third conjugation....

199 - 2016 Olympics
In this episode, I’m going to read a text adapted from the magazine VEJA about the 2016 Olympics, and we’re going to study some more abundant verbs....

Video 9 - The City
In this episode, we are going to learn the name of some public and private establishments we find in the city....


198 - A Traffic Jam
In this episode, we are going to learn the vocabulary related to driving and the third conjugation regular verbs....

197 - Lençóis Maranhenses
In this episode, I’m going to read a text about Lençóis Maranhenses, and we are going to learn the verbs ending in -IAR....

196 - My Daily Routine
In this episode, we are going to learn the vocabulary related to exercising and the second conjugation regular verbs starting with the letters from "m" to "v"....


195 - Pre-sal
In this episode, I’m going to read a text about pre-salt adapted from the magazine Exame, and we’re going to study the relative pronouns "cujo" and "onde"....

194 - An Efficient Secretary
In this episode, we are going to learn the vocabulary related to a secretary and the second conjugation regular verbs starting with the letters "f" and "g"....


192 - Foreign Languages
In this episode, we are going to learn the vocabulary related to languages and the second conjugation verbs starting with the letters "d" and "e"....

191 - Cloud Computing
In this episode, I’m going to read a text about cloud computing, adapted from G1, Globo news portal, and we’re going to study the relative pronouns “que”, “quem” and “o qual”....


Video 7 - Shapes, Numbers and Colors
September 7th is Independence Day in Brazil. Let’s use the description of the Brazilian flag to remember this important date. In this video you will learn some shapes, numbers and colors that will help us describe our flag....

190 - Moving House
In this episode, we are going to learn the vocabulary related to an apartment building and the second conjugation verbs starting with the letters “a”, “b” and “c”....

189 - Chapada Diamantina
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about Chapada Diamantina and study the verbs derived from the verb FAZER in the Indicative, Imperative and Subjunctive moods....


188 - Household Chores
In this episode, we are going to learn the vocabulary related to household chores and some expressions in English with their equivalent in Portuguese....

187 - Online Social Networks
In this episode, I’m going to read a text about social networks based on an article from the VEJA magazine from July 06, 2009, besides studying some more multi-meaning words....

186 - Finding a New Love
In this episode, we are going to learn some useful sentences about love and some verbs of the first conjugation starting with the letters "u" and "v"....


Video 6 - Asking for Directions
In this vídeo, José is asking a passer-by for directions. Let’s learn some verbs and expressions used in this situation....

185 - Famous Brazilians - Portinari
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about Cândido Portinari, a Brazilian painter, and study the verbs derived from the verb VIR in the Indicative, Imperative and Subjunctive moods....

184 - Salary Renegotiation
In this episode, we are going to learn the vocabulary related to renegotiations and a little more about the object pronouns....


183 - Michael Jackson
In this episode, I am going to read a text adapted from a magazine Época article about Michael Jackson, and later we are going to learn how to translate some sentences with the verb to MAKE into Portuguese....

182 - What Have You Been Doing?
In this episode, we are going to learn the vocabulary related to the traffic and how to express the Present Perfect Continuous in Portuguese with the verb ANDAR....

Video 5 - Exercising in the Park
In this video, we are going to see Roberto and Cristina exercising in the park and study some regular verbs of action in the Present and in the Past....


181 - A Trip Through the Amazon
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about the Amazon and study the verbs derived from PÔR in the Indicative, Imperative and Subjunctive moods....

180 - How Are You Feeling Today?
In this episode, we are going to learn the different uses of the word "como" in Portuguese and study the verbs PODER and CONSEGUIR compared....

179 - Living Well With Little
In this episode, I'm going to read a text adapted from an article of the magazine Época about how to live well with little, and we are going to learn some expressions in Portuguese with body parts....


178 - Shall We Have a Juice?
In this episode, we are going to learn the vocabulary related to Brazilian fruits and some verbs of the first conjugation starting with the letter "t"....

177 - Junine Festivities
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about the Junine Festivities in Brazil and study the verbs derived from the verb VER in the Indicative, Imperative and Subjunctive moods....

Video 4 - At the Digital Age
Cristina is buying some music on the Internet. Roberto asks her what she is doing. Lets listen to their conversation....


176 - How to Bake Cookies
In this episode, we are going to learn the vocabulary related to kitchen utensils and how to translate the verb "to pull" into Portuguese....

175 - Interviewing Suzana Pauli
In this episode, I’m going to interview Suzana Pauli from Florianópolis, and we are going to learn how to translate the word "way" into Portuguese....

174 - A New Job
In this episode, we are going to learn the vocabulary related to a company structure and some verbs of the first conjugation starting with the letter "s"....


173 - Famous Brazilians - Jorge Amado
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about Jorge Amado, a Brazilian author, and some expressions to describe a person....

Video 3 - Meeting Friends
The other day, Roberto and his niece Sílvia met two of Robertos friends called Fernando and Antônio and their partners Márcia and Marcela. Listen to their conversation....

172 - At the Snack Bar
In this episode, we are going to learn about the food we can have in a snack bar and the verb TO FEEL in the Present, Past and Future Indicative....


171 - Q and A
In this episode, I’m going to read about the book "Q and A", which originated the movie "Slumdog Millionaire", and we are going to learn some more multi-meaning words in Portuguese....

170 - At the Bus Stop
In this episode, we are going to learn the vocabulary related to a bus and some verbs of the first conjugation starting with the letters "q" and "r"....

169 - The Pantanal
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about the Pantanal and study the verbs derived from the verb TER in the Indicative, Imperative and Subjunctive moods....


168 - Genealogy
In this episode, we are going to learn the vocabulary related to genealogy and some more colloquial expressions in Portuguese....

167 - Solar Energy
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about solar energy and indirect speech in Portuguese....


166 - We Saw a Great Play!
In this episode, we are going to learn the vocabulary related to a theater play and some verbs of the first conjugation starting with the letter "p"....

165 - Famous Brazilians - Oscar Niemeyer
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about Oscar Niemeyer and revise the verb PÔR in the Indicative, Imperative and Subjunctive moods....

164 - Late for Dinner
In this episode, we are going to learn some more vocabulary related to a phone call and how to translate the verb "to keep" into Portuguese....


Video 1 – Having Breakfast
In this episode, we are going to learn some vocabulary and expressions related to breakfast....

162 - Crazy Weather
In this episode, we are going to learn the vocabulary related to temperatures and some first conjugation verbs starting with the letter "o"....


Book - A Trip to Brazil
A Trip to Brazil will teach you vocabulary, expressions, and sentences related to situations you may find on a trip to Brazil. Each episode contains a dialogue and some additional sentences and questions for your practice....

161 - Carnival in Salvador
In this episode, you are going to listen to some information about Carnival in Salvador, Bahia, and learn how to translate no matter what happens and some other similar expressions into Portuguese....

160 - Carnival in Brazil
In this episode, we are going to learn some verbs related to a trip and some colloquial expressions....


159 - A Song - Eu e a Brisa
In this episode, we are going to learn some multi-meaning words and one more use of the verbs in the Subjunctive....

158 - A Work Meeting
In this episode, we are going to learn the vocabulary related to a work meeting and the first conjugation verbs starting with the letter "n"....

157 - Iguaçu Falls
In this episode, we are going to listen to some information about the Iguaçu Falls and revise the verb VIR in the Indicative, Imperative and Subjunctive moods....


156 - Astronomy
In this episode, we are going to learn the vocabulary related to astronomy and some first conjugation verbs starting with the letter "m"....

155 - Eat, Pray, Love
In this episode, you are going to listen to some information about the book "Eat, Pray, Love", and learn how to translate the word "step" in Portuguese....

154 - Can I Borrow Your Calculator?
In this episode, we are going to learn the vocabulary related to the four basic math operations and the different uses of the verb EMPRESTAR (to borrow/to lend)....


153 - Brazilian Portuguese New Spelling
In this episode, we are going to learn the changes that appear in the New Spelling Agreement of the Brazilian Portuguese and revise the verbs CRER (to believe), DAR (to give), LER (to read) and VER (to see) in the tenses where there are some changes in their accents....

152 - What Newspaper Do You Read?
In this episode, we are going to learn the vocabulary related to a newspaper and the first conjugation verbs starting with the letters "j" and "l"....

151 - Main Events of 2008
In this episode, we are going to learn some multi-meaning words and several uses of the word "se"....


150 - My New Bike
In this episode, we are going to learn the vocabulary related to a bicycle and some uses of the word "já"....

149 - Christmas in Brazil
In this episode, you are going to hear some information about Christmas in Brazil and revise the verb DAR in the Indicative, Imperative and Subjunctive moods....

148 - Do You Shave Every Day?
In this episode, we are going to learn the vocabulary related to toiletries and some more expressions with the verb FAZER....


147 - Happiness
In this episode, I am going to read a poem and several quotations about happiness....

146 - Dreams
In this episode, we are going to learn the vocabulary related to dreams....

145 - Famous Brazilians - Paulo Coelho
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about Paulo Coelho and revise the verb ESTAR in the Indicative, Imperative and Subjunctive moods....


144 - Buying a Used Car
In this episode, we are going to learn the vocabulary related to a car and some expressions starting with the preposition "de"....

143 - A Story - Little Red Riding Hood
In this episode, we are going to listen to the story of Little Red Riding Hood and learn the vocabulary related to a face and the verbs in the Personal Infinitive Perfect....

142 - A Job Interview
In this episode, we are going to learn some adjectives used to describe personal qualities and some expressions with the word "pé"....


141 - Fortaleza
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about Fortaleza and revise the verb VER in the Indicative, Imperative and Subjunctive moods....

140 - A New Gym
In this episode, we are going to learn the vocabulary related to a gym and the verbs of the first conjugation starting with the letter "i"....

139 - A Song - A Banda
In this episode, we are going to learn some multiple-meaning words and the metaphonic plural of some words in Portuguese....


138 - Christmas Shopping
In this episode, we are going to learn the vocabulary related to different items we can buy in the stores and how to use the word "demais" in Portuguese....

137 - A Brazilian Movie - City of God
In this episode, I’m going to read a text about the Brazilian movie "City of God" and revise the verb SER in the Indicative, Imperative and Subjunctive moods....

136 - A Mid-Life Crisis
In this episode, we are going to learn how to express some states of mind and feelings and the prepositions "por" e "para" compared....


135 - The Present
In this episode, you are going to listen to an address by Brian Dyson, former CEO of Coca Cola Enterprises, at an American University, and the different meanings of the verb PEGAR....

134 - Thanksgiving
In this episode, we are going to learn the vocabulary related to Thanksgiving and the verbs of the first conjugation starting with the letter "g"....

133 - Florianópolis
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about Florianópolis, and revise the verb QUERER in the Indicative, Imperative and Subjunctive moods....


132 - Buying a Plane Ticket
In this episode, we are going to learn the vocabulary related to a plane trip and some expressions with the word "mão". Daniela wants to buy a ticket from Toronto to Minneapolis. Listen to the dialogue between her and a travel agent....

131 - Halloween
In this episode, we are going to learn the vocabulary related to Halloween and how to translate the verb to BREAK into Portuguese....

130 - I’m Attending a Shoe Trade Show
In this episode, we are going to learn the vocabulary related to a trade show and the verbs of the first conjugation starting with the letter "f"....


129 - Famous Brazilians - Ayrton Senna
In this episode, I’m going to read a passage about Ayrton Senna and revise the verb PODER in the Indicative, Imperative and Subjunctive moods....

128 - At the Beauty Salon
Paula goes to a beauty salon to have her hair cut and colored. Listen to the dialogue between her and the hairdresser....

127 - A Song – Desafinado
In this episode, we are going to learn the vocabulary related to music and how to translate the verb to GET into Portuguese. Today’s song is "Desafinado" by Tom Jobim....


126 - At the Doctor’s
In this episode, we are going to learn the vocabulary related to a medical examination and some stem-changing verbs. Beatriz has a backache and decides to see her doctor, Dr. João....

125 - The Bahian Cuisine
In this episode, we are going to learn a little about the Bahian cuisine and review the verb TRAZER in the Indicative, Imperative and Subjunctive moods....

124 - Shall We Go Camping?
In this episode, we are going to learn the vocabulary related to camping and the verbs of the first conjugation starting with the letter "e". José and Solange like camping and are now arranging to go camping before the end of summer....


123 - The Olympic Games
In this episode, we are going to learn the vocabulary related to the Olympic Games, some multiple-meaning words and the verbs in the Future Perfect Subjunctive....

122 - Different Personalities
In this episode, we are going to learn some adjectives used to describe people’s personality and the plural of some of these adjectives. Alberto’s children have completely different personalities. Listen to the conversation he has with Lúcia about his children....

121 - Famous Brazilians - Tom Jobim
Neste episódio, você vai conhecer um pouco do Tom Jobim e revisar o verbo DIZER no Indicativo, Imperativo e Subjuntivo....


120 - Booking a Doctor’s Appointment
In this episode, we are going to learn the vocabulary related to the doctor’s office and the verbs of the first conjugation starting with the letter "d". Jaime da Costa calls his doctor’s office in order to make an appointment. His doctor’s secretary answers the phone. Listen to what they say....

119 - A Song - Tarde em Itapoã
In this episode, we are going to learn the vocabulary related to trees and the Present Perfect Subjunctive in Portuguese....

118 - My New Kitchen
In this episode, we are going to learn the vocabulary related to the kitchen and first conjugation verbs starting with the letter "c". Tatiana is talking on the phone to Ricardo about her new kitchen. Let’s listen to what they say....


117 - The Independence of Brazil
In this episode, I am going to read a text about the independence of Brazil and revise the verb FAZER in the Indicative, Imperative and Subjunctive moods....

116 - I Need to Buy a Swimsuit
In this episode, we are going to learn the vocabulary related to swimming and the ordinal numbers up to a hundred. Mariana is talking to Jorge about a swimsuit she needs to buy. Let’s listen to their conversation....

115 - An Answered Prayer
In this episode, we are going to learn some nouns made from adjectives and some more expressions with the verb DAR....


114 - Fish and Seafood
In this episode, we are going to learn the vocabulary related to fish and seafood. Artur and Miriam are in a restaurant in Salvador, Bahia. They are trying to choose something to eat from the menu....

113 - Salvador
In this episode, you are going to hear some information about Salvador and revise the verb SABER in the Indicative, Imperative and Subjunctive moods....

112 - Father’s Day
In this episode, I am going to talk about Father’s Day and revise the verb IR in the Present, Past and Future tenses. Joana and Tiago are talking about what Tiago did on Father’s Day....


111 - The Story of a Butterfly
In this episode, we are going to learn multiple-meaning words and the verbs in the Conditional Perfect....

110 - My First Computer
In this episode, we are going to learn some more vocabulary related to the computer and the prepositions "a" and "para" compared. Diana very seldom used computers but due to some pressure from her friends and family, she decided to buy one. As she was totally lost, she asked her friend Jaime to help her....

109 - Famous Brazilians - Pelé
Neste episódio, você vai conhecer um pouco do Pelé e revisar o verbo TER no Indicativo, Imperativo e Subjuntivo....


108 - At the Bank
In this episode, we are going to learn the vocabulary related to a bank and revise some prepositions. Rita goes to the bank to withdraw some money and also to deposit a cheque....

107 - A Song - Naquela Mesa
In this episode, we are going to learn some homograph words in Portuguese. Today’s song – Naquela Mesa – is by Sérgio Bittencourt, a journalist and composer. Shaken by his father’s death, he composed this song, which is sung by Elizete Cardoso and Nelson Gonçalves....

106 - Bargaining
In this episode, we are going to learn how to bargain and some more regular verbs of the first conjugation. Lídia wants to buy a necklace at the Hippie Market to give as a present to her sister. She tries to bargain with the seller and ends up getting a good price for it....


105 - São Paulo
In this episode, you are going to listen to some information about São Paulo and revise the passive voice of the verbs in Portuguese....

104 - What Do You Intend to Do?
In this episode, we are going to learn some false cognates and the verbs in the Future Perfect. Márcio and Diana are talking about Márcio’s retirement that will happen soon....

103 - I’ll Have my Car Washed
In this episode, we are going to learn the vocabulary related to a small farm and how to translate the causative sentences into Portuguese. Henrique and Julia are talking after she came back from her small farm on Sunday....


102 - Rio de Janeiro
In this episode, you are going to listen to some information about Rio de Janeiro and revise the plural of nouns and adjectives in Portuguese....

101 - I Slept Like a Log
In this episode, we are going to learn the vocabulary related to work and the verb DORMIR (to sleep) in the Present, Past and Future Tenses. Luis works very hard and tells Isabela why he is so tired....

18 - At the Airport
Today we’re going to learn the vocabulary related to the airport and the verb PREFERIR (to prefer) in the Present and Past Tenses....


17 - The Traffic
In this episode, we are going to learn the verb TER (to have) in the past, vocabulary related to the traffic, irregular superiority comparatives and the superlatives....

16 - What Happened?
In this episode, we’re going to learn comparisons and the past tense of the regular verbs with IR endings....

15 - A Very Good Barbecue House
In this episode, we’re going to learn some adjectives and their opposites, the past of regular verbs with ER endings, and how to express likes and dislikes....


14 - A Jealous Son
In this episode, we’re going to learn the interrogative pronouns and the verb IR (to go) in the past....

13 - Shopping for Gemstones
In this episode, we’re going to learn the days of the week and the verbs ending in AR in the past....

12 - A Taxi Ride
In this episode, we are going to learn the verb ABRIR (to open) and some other regular verbs of the third conjugation....


11 - I’m Lost
In this episode we are going to learn the verb FICAR and its several meanings and some prepositions and adverbs of place....

10 - My Family
Nowadays, families in Brazil tend to be small in the big cities, but in the North East part of the country we can find families with 10 to 15 children. Today we’re going to meet Emília’s family....

9 - In the Hotel
Today we are going to study the numbers from 100 to 1000 and the verbs in the Present Continuous....


8 - Leather Shoes
Today we are learning the colors, different kinds of material and the verb QUERER in the present....

7 - What Time Is It?
Today we are going to learn how to say the time in Portuguese, the numbers from 20 to 100 and the verb PODER (can)....

6 - At the Restaurant
Eating out in Brazil is very inexpensive, especially at the “Kilo” restaurants, where you pay by the weight. In this dialogue, Regina prefers to go to a la carte restaurant....


5 - Let’s Go to the Street Market
In today’s dialogue, Solange suggests going to a street market, and Carlos invites her to lunch out afterwards. We’ll also learn the numbers from 1 to 12....

4 - Where Are You From?
Today you’ll learn the names of some countries and how to ask “How do you say this word in Portuguese?”....

3 - A Walk Along the Beach
Paul Clark is walking along a beach in Rio, but he doesn’t know its name. He asks a nice lady who is passing by. In this episode you’ll also learn the Portuguese alphabet....


2 - Introductions
In this dialogue, you will have an example of how to introduce yourself, introduce someone else and say good-bye....

1 - At a Seminar Reception Desk
We’ll be listening to a dialogue that takes place in Rio de Janeiro, at a seminar reception desk, between the receptionist and Mr. James Youlten. In this dialogue, James Youlten from England tells the receptionist his name, how to spell it and where he comes from....

1 - At a Seminar Reception Desk
We’ll be listening to a dialogue that takes place in Rio de Janeiro, at a seminar reception desk, between the receptionist and Mr. James Youlten. In this dialogue, James Youlten from England tells the receptionist his name, how to spell it and where he comes from....


BrazilianPodClass Introduction
BrazilianPodClass is a free podcast for those who want to learn Brazilian Portuguese. It is released once a week, for all levels with focus on conversation, vocabulary, grammar and popular expressions....