Brazilian Portuguese grammar

Common irregular verbs in Brazilian Portuguese

Unlike regular verbs, irregular verbs in Brazilian Portuguese don’t follow typical patterns of conjugation.  Some of the most frequently used verbs in Brazilian Portuguese are irregular and need to be memorised. See below for conjugations of some frequently used irregular verbs in the present tense in Brazilian Portuguese: Ter (to have) Eu tenho Ele/Ela tem […]

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Demonstratives in Brazilian Portuguese

table detailing how distance from the speaker changes use of demonstratives in Brazilian Portuguese

This page outlines use of demonstratives in Brazilian Portuguese. Demonstratives are words used to point to, or to draw attention to people or things. In Brazilian Portuguese, demonstratives must agree in gender (masculine, feminine or neutral), number (singular or plural) and in relative distance to the thing that is being pointed to.   Importance of distance

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