Looking for a fun and engaging way to learn Portuguese?
With its captivating stories, helpful learning tools, and audio recordings, "Short Stories in Brazilian Portuguese" is a must-have resource!
With the audio recording of all the short stories, you can practice your listening skills and in a natural and engaging way.
With a glossary on every page, you can effortlessly learn new words and phrases while reading, contributing to your overall comprehension of the stories.
The side-by-side Portuguese and English translation makes it easy for you to gain a more nuanced understanding of the stories.
EXTENDED VOCABULARY LIST
Each story is accompanied by a carefully curated list of vocabulary words that relate to the story's unique setting, so that you can effortlessly expand your Portuguese vocabulary.
O PODER DO PEIDO
THE POWER OF FART A man discovers that his farts have medicinal powers and becomes a worldwide phenomenon, changing the field of medicine forever.
Extended Vocabulary List:
A NOIVA DO HOTEL
THE HOTEL'S BRIDE A woman arrives at Hotel Copacabana, but strange occurrences in her room lead her to question whether she is losing her mind or if the hotel has a dark history.
Extended Vocabulary List: Hotel
A MALA PESADA
THE HEAVY SUITCASE Maria and her husband João attempt to find a creative solution to their lack of funds to visit their son in London, leading to a surprising turn of events at the airport.
Extended Vocabulary List: Airport
A COXINHA MÁGICA
THE MAGIC COXINHA A couple, who feel increasingly distant from each other, discovers a new type of magical snack at their local bakery, which transforms their relationship.
Extended Vocabulary List: Food & Drinks Bakery
UNFORGETTABLE HOLIDAY A man on vacation in Rio de Janeiro sets out to see the famous Pão de Açúcar, but a surprising event changes his plans and leads to a heroic act.
Extended Vocabulary List: Catching a Bus
LICENÇA PARA RONCAR
LICENSE TO SNORE Ricardo and his best friend Rita plan to go to the movies, but things don't go as smoothly as they expected.
Extended Vocabulary List: Entertainment
CELULAR, MEMES E LÁGRIMAS
MOBILE PHONE, MEMES AND TEARS A traveler in Brazil seeks assistance from a cell phone store employee, but an accidental deletion of his phone's files sets off a chain of unexpected events.
Extended Vocabulary List: Mobile Phone Text Messaging
O VESTIDO DA VINGANÇA
THE REVENGE DRESS A shopping trip takes a dark turn when the protagonist realizes she has a connection to the sales assistant, leading to a shocking revelation.
Extended Vocabulary List: Shopping
✅ 8 fun and engaging short stories
✅ Audio recording of all stories
✅ Glossary to quickly check the meaning of important words
✅ Side-by-side translation into English
✅ Extended vocabulary list
Fernando Nonohay Nonohay
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.