Did you know that the Portuguese word SEDE has 2 pronunciations and 2 meanings. Watch the video below.
Just like in English, Portuguese has words that are spelled the same but pronounced differently.
Examples: read and live.
If you already speak some Portuguese, probably you know how to pronounce the word sede, mainly in this context:
– Eu estou com sede.
Notice that this “e” is similar to the “e” in they. But if you pronounce it open, as in pet, the meaning changes: headquarters.
– A sede de nosso banco é em Brasília.