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๐Ÿ˜„ ๐Ÿ˜ž ๐Ÿ˜ณ ๐Ÿ˜ ๐Ÿ˜’ ๐Ÿ˜Ž ๐Ÿ˜  ๐Ÿ˜† ๐Ÿ˜… ๐Ÿ˜œ ๐Ÿ˜‰ ๐Ÿ˜ญ ๐Ÿ˜‡ ๐Ÿ˜ด ๐Ÿ˜ฎ ๐Ÿ˜ˆ โค๏ธ๏ธ ๐Ÿ‘

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Monday at 06:30 PM
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Since when have you been planning to go to Brazil?

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Friday at 10:35 PM
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Oi Jaimie,


When talking about a period of time, we always use the singular form: faz.


I hope it helps!

Paloma

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Jaimie
Thursday at 03:46 AM
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I have a questions about using 'faz + time.' One of my Brazilian friends always corrects me and say 'fazem' when it's more than one. For example, 'Fazem duas horas...' 'Fazem 6 meses,' but here you just use 'faz.' Which is correct? Thanks in advance!

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Monday at 05:52 AM
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Hi Jaimie,


That's great!


Just a minor note: "(...) quero conhecer o Brasil." (in Portuguese "Brasil" uses "s"; in English, "z": "Brazil").


Feel free to let us know if you have any questions.


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Cristiane

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Jaimie
Tuesday at 03:42 AM
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Faz uns 2 anos que eu quero conhecer Brazil. Agora tenho muitos alunos brasileiros e eles sempre falam do seu

paรญs. Parece que รฉ um paรญs encantador com muita natureza. Eu gostaria de conhecer as Cataratas do Iguaรงu.

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Thursday at 12:20 PM
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Oi Laderon,


Wow, so many questions!

Let's see:

1) the correct way is "Eu achei que eu ia ร  praia." (in casual speech, we use "para a praia" more commonly, although it's less correct);

2) We say "picante" or "apimentado", but quente is only for high temperature;

3) "Faz favor" is used to ask a favor: "Vocรช pode me fazer um favor?" (Can you do me a favor?)

When my mom was mad at me, she would also say "Faz favor de arrumar o seu quarto!" (Do me a favor and clean your room!); and "por favor" is Please;

4) Where did you see "bailada"? We have "balada", that nowadays means disco in Brazil;

5) Eu acho que sim. and Eu acho que nรฃo.


Have fun with this and good luck with your Portuguese studies!

Paloma

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laderon
Thursday at 01:39 AM
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I hope it won't come too unappropriate if I ask a couple of questions at a time?

1) How to say I thought I would go to the beach (when I did not have any doubts about it) ACHEI QUE FUI IR ร PRAIA - / ACHEI QUE IREI ร PRAIA or ACHEI QUE IA ร PRAIA?

2) Can I use the word QUENTE for spicy? ESTE PRATO TEM CHILE, ร‰ MUITO QUENTE

3) Do you say FAZ FAVOR instead of POR FAVOR in Brazil?

4) Why do you day DANCAR but A BAILADA?

5) How to say I THINK SO (CREO QUE SI) / I DONยดT THINK SO (CREO QUE NO)

(by the way I am not Spanish speaker, I just compare the portuguese with Spanish due to the fact that they are way too close)

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Friday at 03:57 PM
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Oi Bob,


Qual parte do Brasil vocรช quer conhecer?

What part of Brazil do you want to visit?


Paloma

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Bob
Thursday at 12:55 PM
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Faz um ano que estou planejendo de visitar o Brasil