10 Thursdays, 7:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Book: Fala Brasil: Portugues Para Estrangeiros by Pierre Coudry and Elizabeth Fontão ISBN: 9878571130821. If you already have the book, you are all set. If you have not yet purchased a copy, please wait until we get in touch with you as we might be able to use online resources only.
Location: Taught online via Zoom. An invitation and explanations on how to join the meeting will be sent to registered students.
Instructor: Ryan Morrison
Price: $167 (early registration) $185 (after 01/15)
Dates: 01/26 – 03/30
Need more information? Attend our informational meeting on January 11th or get in touch.
This class is a continuation of our Introduction to Portuguese Part I.
You are able to recognize familiar words and basic phrases concerning yourself, your family, and immediate surroundings when people speak slowly and clearly. You understand familiar written names, words, and very simple sentences, for example, on notices and posters or in catalogues.
You can already interact in a simple way provided your interlocutor is prepared to repeat or rephrase words or communications at a slower rate of speech and help you formulate what you are trying to say. You are able to ask and answer simple questions in areas of immediate need or on very familiar topics. You use basic phrases and sentences to describe where you live and people you know. You are also be able to write a short, simple postcard, such as a holiday greeting, and fill out forms with personal details.