Brazilian Portuguese, Level 1, 2-DVD set
James Hall, Rafael Ferreira, Ashley Smith
[2009, 1st release, 240 min.]
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This beginning Brazilian Portuguese video-course engages Portuguese student through use of situational dramatic scenarios, contemporary themes and adult vocabulary. The Brazilian Portuguese course consists of 36 dialogs, each followed by instructional lessons, drill and vocabulary review. Reference materials are included on the 2 DVD.
"Brazilian Portuguese" is intended as a stand-alone series: no printed materials
accompany the DVD. Written Portuguese is presented on-screen via subtitles.
The early lessons are almost completely subtitled, later ones less so.
Narration tracks and subtitles are offered n English, Italian and French.
For the traveler or person working in Brazil, this is a great way to get started. For the
serious student of the Portuguese language it's the perfect practice tool.
Shot entirely on-location in Rio de Janeiro, the series captures the modern carioca
(resident of Rio de Janeiro) in action.
Appropriate for ages 15 and up and designed as an intensive-introduction for those traveling to Brazil for work or pleasure.
This course is a great choice for Brazilian Portuguese students who are teaching themselves. It's also perfect for university language labs and media centers, as a tool for students who want to learn Brazilian Portuguese.
- 2 DVD set (ALL regions , Windows/Mac)
- 36 dialogs, each followed by instruction and vocabulary review
- 240 minutes total
- Reference section includes: days of the week, numbers, telling time, verbs, vocabulary
- Subtitles and narration in English, French & Italian (DVD only)
- Region: Normal 0, Universal