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A Beautiful Language, Found By Accident

I became interested in Portuguese from the "Ender's Game" series of books years ago.....words that I could ALMOST understand.....Recently, I found a local radio station in Northern CA that has several hours of programming in the language one day a week.  Also recently, I was browsing at the library in the CDs and I found a CD by Cesaria's been in my CD player every day driving to work this week....especially her song "Tiempo Y Silencio" (Time and Silence)....absolutely beautiful, and guaranteed to pierce through the marine layer of an overcast San Francisco morning.

MaMegabyte MaMegabyte 51-55, F 5 Responses Jun 14, 2008

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Português é muitoo complicado<br />
I'm from Brazil, and I live here since I came to this world.. and I don't know everything abaut this language ahaha<br />
Mas vá em frente, quanto mais rápido você começar, mais coisas vai aprender!<br />
Eu acredito que você consiga, sim!

Good luck :-) I know one word in portugese; Tia which means aunt. I have a brother-in-law who's background is portugese.

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It is a hard language to learn....but you will find that french, italian and spanish become easy to read and understand more than you will believe.

I hope you enjoy your learning process.