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Stories from Crônicas Brasileiras (cont.)

This is another story from the book Crônicas Brasileiras. Enjoy.

O Padeiro – Rubem Braga

Levanto cedo(1) faço minhas abluções, ponho a chaleira no fogo para fazer café e abro a porta do apartamento – mas não encontro o pão costumeiro. 512 more words

Brasil

A cultural sponge

Amanda O’Mara shares an important lesson when studying a foreign language–at a certain point you just have to stop worrying and be OK with not doing everything right! 500 more words

Latin America

Stories from Crônicas Brasileiras

I found the book Crônicas Brasileiras in my university’s library back in January and I found it to be one of my favorite resources for learning Portuguese. 438 more words

Brasil

WHITE HAUS - The White Haus Album (2014)

1 Money
2 Hard Times
3 Burnout
4 Real Life
5 Far from Everything
6 Paper Bag
7 Release
8 Party
9 Frenchie 
10 All I Ever Wanted

Music

Exposição #CheerForPeace - Copa das Copas (Agosto 1-15)

Para encerrar a Copa das Copas em grande estilo, o movimento #CheerForPeace estara expondo fotos, videos e atividades dos eventos “Give&Game Fan Fest for the Rest” em uma exposicao interativa para que todos possam fazer parte desta comemoração. 116 more words

Puxa!

Puxa, in Portuguese means ‘pull’. Pronounced, pusha.

Terribly confusing for foreigners, while empurre (empoorhy) means ‘push’. Puxa is also used as a polite expression of surprise; whereas those of us of a masculine persuasion, would normally say… 370 more words

Life