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Four Ways to Pronounce The Word Video in Brazilian Portuguese

   If you watched my pronunciation series, you already know that the letter D can have different sounds in Brazilian Portuguese. And to make things even more confusing, its pronounciation might change depending on the region you are! Basically, we have 3 possibilities. The first one is pronounced almost like in English. Learn 𝐏𝐨𝐫𝐭𝐮𝐠𝐮𝐞𝐬𝐞 𝐢𝐧 𝐑𝐞𝐜𝐨𝐫𝐝 𝐓𝐢𝐦𝐞 with my method Follow me on: ...

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How to Pronounce The “ão” Ending in Brazilian Portuguese

   Learn how to pronounce the "ão" ending in Brazilian Portuguese, one of the most difficult sounds to make for English speakers. "ão" is such a Portuguese thing, that if you type it on Google translator, it will be detected as Portuguese. Check it out! Some words with this same pronunciation: chão, mão, não, pão. If you don't say it right, you can be embarrassed!   ...

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How to Pronounce The Oral and Nasal Vowels in Portuguese

  Portuguese has 5 vowels: a, e, i, o, u. In fact, Portuguese has 12 vowel sounds: 7 oral and 5 nasal. Some oral vowels: - The letter "e" in ELA; - The letter "o" in HORA; - The letter "u" in UVA. Some nasal vowels: - The letter "ã" in FÃ; - The leters "en" in PENTE. Watch the video to learn how to pronounce all of them. See also how to pronounce the diacritic "~". ...

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The Most Challenging Tongue Twisters in Portuguese

    Now we are going to practice the consonant sounds with tongue twisters or, as we say in Portuguese, trava-línguas! 1 - O rato roeu a roupa do Rei de Roma. The rat gnawed the clothes of the King of Rome. 2 - Três pratos de trigo para três tigres tristes. Three wheat dishes for three sad tigers. 3 - Sobre aquela serra há uma arara loura. A arara loura falará? Fala, arara loura! There's a blond macaw ...

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How to Pronounce LH and NH in Portuguese

    To conclude the study of the consonants in Portuguese, I’m going to teach you how to pronounce two of the most challenging sounds for English speakers: the LH and NH. To produce these, your tongue touches most part of the hard palate. And the most noticeable difference between NH and LH is this: NH is nasal and LH is oral sound. If you are a native speaker of Spanish, French or Italian it’s easy to ...

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