Welcome to the third Portuguese lesson about nouns. This time we will first learn about fruits and vegetables, followed by grammar rules, then food items, finally a conversation in Portuguese to help you practice your daily phrases.
In general nouns refer to a person, an object, or abstract ideas. For example: a fast runner the noun is [runner] because it refers to a person. The examples below use nouns in different ways and places to demonstrate how they behave in a sentence.
|Grammar + Rules - Portuguese|
|do you have milk?|
[verb + noun] tem leite?tens leite?
|I have milk and coffee|
[preposition + noun] eu tenho leite e café
|he has three apples|
[number + plural noun] ele tem três maçãs
|she only has one apple|
[number + singular noun] ela só tem uma maçã
|we live in a small house|
[adjective + noun] nós moramos numa pequena casa
|I like our breakfast|
[pronoun + noun] eu gosto do nosso pequeno almoço
The following are nouns of food items that you might be interested in learning and memorizing.
Now we finally reach the fun part, the practice of the daily conversations. These phrases are used to get to know new people, and break the ice.
|English - Portuguese|
|Do you speak (English/ Portuguese)? fala (inglês / português)?falas (inglês / português)?|
|Just a little só um pouco|
|I like Portuguese eu gosto de português|
|Can I practice with you? posso praticar com você?/posso praticar contigo?|
|How old are you? quantos anos você tem?quantos anos tens?|
|I'm thirty three years old eu tenho 33 anos|
|It was nice talking to you foi bom falar consigo!foi bom falar contigo!|
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