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Author Keller, Karen, author.

Title Portuguese for dummies / by Karen Keller.

Publication Info. Hoboken, NJ : John Wiley & Sons, Inc., [2013]


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  469.82421 K283p 2013    ---  Available
 Axe Compact Discs 1st Floor  469.82421 K283p 2013    ---  Available
Edition 2nd edition.
Description xviii, 360 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm + 1 audio disc (digital ; 4 3/4 in.).
text txt rdacontent
spoken word spw rdacontent
unmediated n rdacontent
audio s rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
audio disc sd rdacarrier
Series For dummies
--For dummies.
Note Previous edition: 2006.
Compact disc.
Accompanying CD includes more than 30 conversations between native Brazilians.
Contents Introduction -- Getting started. You already know some Portuguese! -- The nitty-gritty: basic Portuguese grammar -- Oi! Hello! Greetings and introductions -- Getting your numbers, times, and measurements straight -- Speaking Portuguese at home -- Portuguese in action. Getting to know you: small talk -- Dining out and going to the market -- Shopping -- Going out on the town -- Chatting about business and the economy -- Recreation and the outdoors -- Portuguese on the go. Planning a trip -- Money, money, money -- Getting around: planes, buses, taxis, and more -- Going to sporting events -- O Carnaval! -- Me ajuda! Help! Handling emergencies -- The part of tens. Ten ways to pick up Portuguese quickly -- Ten common Portuguese slang words -- Ten (plus one) terms that make you sound fluent.
Summary Outlines basic Portuguese grammar, and introduces useful words and expressions and simplified dialogue which can be used for conversations and travelling.
Subject Portuguese language -- Textbooks for foreign speakers -- English.
Portuguese language -- Spoken Portuguese.
Portuguese language -- Self-instruction.
Portuguese language. (OCoLC)fst01072441
Portuguese language -- Spoken Portuguese. (OCoLC)fst01072541
Genre/Form Self-instruction. (OCoLC)fst01423884
Textbooks -- for English speakers. (OCoLC)fst01423865
ISBN 9781118399217 (pbk.)
1118399218 (pbk.)
Music No. MD05921A John Wiley & Sons, Inc. (audio CD)
Part #978KPART32683 John Wiley & Sons, Inc. (audio CD)

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