HOW TO WRITE PROFESSIONAL E-MAILS IN BRAZILIAN PORTUGUESE
We all know that excellent first impressions when writing professional e-mails are critical and this course will help you achieve just that. By the end of this course, you’ll be able to write perfectly crafted professional e-mails in Brazilian Portuguese. You will know which salutations to use, the expected grammar structures, key vocabulary and appropriate tone. You’ll also receive downloadable resources to help you along the way, and you'll be able to practice by submitting special assignments and getting personalised feedback. This course will help you put your best foot forward when writing professional e-mails in Brazilian Portuguese!
DOES ANY OF THIS SOUND FAMILIAR?
✅ You use Brazilian Portuguese in informal texts and messages, but you're not yet comfortable writing in a professional capacity
✅ Striking the right tone is difficult for you when you have to write e-mails using more formal language
✅ Figuring out how to formally address a recipient and which openings and closings are standard is a sticking point for you
✅ You are unsure about the appropriate vocabulary and grammar structures to use in formal e-mails
IF ANY OF THE ABOVE RESONATES WITH YOU, THEN YOU'RE IN THE RIGHT PLACE!
Here's what you will learn:
How to use a standard, professional e-mail format
How to ask and how to say your e-mail address
Which formal openings and closings are expected
Key vocabulary and typical grammar structures
How to use the appropriate tone and level of formality
Common mistakes to avoid
Plus you will receive a bundle of downloadable cheatsheets & templates, as well as personalised feedback on special assignments
BY THE END OF THIS COURSE, YOU WILL
🎓 Craft an e-mail with the appropriate tone, salutations, vocabulary and grammar
🎓 Ask for someone's e-mail address and give your email address with the correct vocabulary
🎓 Communicate in writing with any Brazilian Portuguese speaker in a professional capacity
🎓 Write standard CV cover letters when applying for jobs, as well as e-mails to customer support representatives, government agencies or any other institution that requires a more formal language
"I learned business correspondence in English when I was in college and this course is just as good! It teaches you all the fancy words you need when writing professional e-mails, especially useful if you are trying to do business with Brazilian companies, or if you want to get a job there. You will get a lot of cool new vocabulary and email templates, and you will also practice writing the e-mails yourself, with Fernando's feedback."
My name is Fernando and I'm a Brazilian Portuguese Teacher, Translator & Interpreter based in London, UK. I was born in Porto Alegre, the capital of the Brazil's Rio Grande do Sul State. After I graduated from university, I visited London as a tourist and liked it so much that I moved back to train to be a teacher, translator and interpreter. In my 20+ years of experience I have helped many people on their journey to learn Brazilian Portuguese. Teaching is my passion and I am proud to have taught Brazilian Portuguese to staff of British Airways, BBC, Sotheby’s, Fine Line Film Distribution, among many others.