10 February

Portuguese-Spanish False Friends

Portuguese and Spanish are closely-related. The languages share a similar structure and many words have similar meanings. These similarities make watching out for false friends between the languages especially important. …

15 October

Portuguese Vocabulary Quiz

Test your Portuguese vocabulary with this new matching exercise containing an additional twenty-six words. Match each Portuguese word on the left with its English equivalent on the right. Watch out …

12 May

Portuguese Personal Pronouns

This lesson provides an overview of Portuguese personal pronouns, as well as some notes on their usage. As in English, Portuguese pronouns replace nouns and thus help avoid repetition. Portuguese …

29 April

Differences between Spanish and Portuguese

  Spanish and Portuguese are very closely related. Being fluent in or familiar with one of these languages can make learning the other considerably easier. However, Spanish and Portuguese have …

23 February

Portuguese Vocabulary Quiz

Next up is a vocabulary quiz for our Portuguese language learners. Match the Portuguese words on the left with their English equivalents on the right. As always, be wary of …

13 February

Portuguese-English False Friends

We’re going to finish out our look at false friends between English and the various Romance languages with some commonly-confused Brazilian Portuguese and English words. False friends are words in …