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Lisbon Without The Tourist Traps: 10 Must-See Places

Lisbon Without The Tourist Traps: 10 Must-See Places

If you’re planning to spend a few days in the Portuguese metropolis of Lisbon, you’re probably looking authentic experiences rather than a crush of other visitors. Well you’re in luck — this isn’t your ordinary Lisbon travel guide. Here are 10 offbeat places we recommend.
How To Text Like A Millennial In 7 Other Languages

How To Text Like A Millennial In 7 Other Languages

Guess what: young people are killing and/or evolving other languages besides English!
How To Write The Date In Portuguese

How To Write The Date In Portuguese

If you’re making plans with someone or just need to figure out which day of the week it is, knowing how to write the date in Portuguese is a useful skill.
How To Count To 100 In Portuguese

How To Count To 100 In Portuguese

Learning how to count to 100 in Portuguese is as easy as um, dois, três. Plus another 97 Portuguese numbers after that, of course.
A Simple Guide To The Complex Topic Of Gender-Neutral Pronouns

A Simple Guide To The Complex Topic Of Gender-Neutral Pronouns

The singular “they” is now recognized by leading dictionaries and style guides in English. What about in other languages?
How To Name And Pronounce Colors In Portuguese

How To Name And Pronounce Colors In Portuguese

Roses are vermelhas, violets are azuis. Learn the colors in Portuguese so you can be feliz (happy)! Here’s a brief guide.
How To Host The Perfect Portuguese Dinner Party

How To Host The Perfect Portuguese Dinner Party

Save the airfare and bring Portugal to you! Try using these recipes and phrases for a deliciously authentic Portuguese dinner party.
How To Stall (And Instantly Sound More Fluent) In 7 Different Languages

How To Stall (And Instantly Sound More Fluent) In 7 Different Languages

Like. Umm. Ah. Filler words aren’t just there to make you sound clumsy. They’re also an important part of natural speech, and they can help you sound more fluent in another language.
6 Books To Help You Learn Portuguese

6 Books To Help You Learn Portuguese

Been slaying those language lessons? Come up for air and supplement your learning with one of these Portuguese books.
Quiz: How Much Do You Know About Portuguese?

Quiz: How Much Do You Know About Portuguese?

Whether you speak Portuguese or not, it’s good to know some basic facts. Test your knowledge of the language by taking this Portuguese quiz!
The Sundry Sounds Of Onomatopoeia In Different Languages

The Sundry Sounds Of Onomatopoeia In Different Languages

Just about every language contains words that sound exactly like what they mean. And they’re often quite cute.
5 Very Good, Very Specific Tips To Learn Portuguese

5 Very Good, Very Specific Tips To Learn Portuguese

Do you want to succumb to the charms of Portuguese? We have 5 specific tips to help you start speaking the language more easily.
Vacation Cheat Sheet: 17 Brazilian Portuguese Phrases You Need To Know

Vacation Cheat Sheet: 17 Brazilian Portuguese Phrases You Need To Know

Make the most of your upcoming trip to Brazil by focusing on these Brazilian Portuguese phrases ahead of your flight abroad.
How To Say Hello In Brazilian Portuguese

How To Say Hello In Brazilian Portuguese

With these greetings, you can begin (and end) any conversation in Brazil. Let’s get to it!