Gabriel Mestieri
Gabriel Mestieri was born and raised in Sao Paulo, Brazil, where he studied Journalism and History and worked at several news and media outlets. After visiting Berlin and falling in love with the city, he chose it to make it his home in 2014. His main interests are learning languages and discovering new music styles.
Articles by Gabriel
7 Tips To Ensure Your Language Learning Resolution Doesn’t Fail in 2018

7 Tips To Ensure Your Language Learning Resolution Doesn’t Fail in 2018

Sticking to your New Year’s resolution to learn a language can be tricky, but it will be much easier if you use these seven tricks.
9 Fabulous German Expressions That Will Make You Sound Like A Native

9 Fabulous German Expressions That Will Make You Sound Like A Native

These popular expressions about (new) beginnings, endings and sausages are an unbeatable way to understand the German mindset.
7 Portuguese Words You’ll Struggle To Pronounce (If You’re Not Brazilian)

7 Portuguese Words You’ll Struggle To Pronounce (If You’re Not Brazilian)

7 foreigners from 7 countries tried their best to pronounce tricky Portuguese words. See how they got on, and pick up some useful pronunciation tips.
Tips And Tricks To Learn A Language Similar To Your Own

Tips And Tricks To Learn A Language Similar To Your Own

Some languages have a lot in common. Use these shortcuts to your advantage when learning a language similar to your mother tongue.
Brazilianize Yourself! How To Become A Genuine Brazilian In 10 Steps

Brazilianize Yourself! How To Become A Genuine Brazilian In 10 Steps

What is being Brazilian all about? And why do most most visitors to Brazil fall in love with the country? The 11 habits and behaviors below are a good starting point for those who want a better understanding of life in the “Land of Soccer” (or would it be the “Land of Carnival”?).