The sounds and melody of Brazilian Portuguese

Tallaght

The sounds and melody of Brazilian Portuguese

LANGUAGE English and Brazilian Portuguese
AGE 16+
WHEN 23rd February 2020, 3 pm
WHERE Rua Red, Conference Room
DURATION 1 h
FREE EVENT, booking required

When you are learning a language, pronunciation and melody can play a big part in the effectiveness of your communication. In this workshop participants are invited to experiment with the pronunciation and intonation of simple everyday words and sentences through activities and games. This will lead them to grasp the sounds, tonality and melody of Brazilian Portuguese in a fun and engaging way. No previous experience required but it will be helpful for learners of Portuguese as a foreign language.
Portuguese is spoken by more than 250 million people in the world and will soon be added to the leaving certificate as a curriculum subject as a heritage language due to the number of Brazilians now living in Ireland.
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Quando você está aprendendo um idioma, a pronúncia e a melodia podem ter um papel importante na eficácia da sua comunicação. Neste workshop, os participantes serão convidados a experimentar a pronúncia e entonação de palavras e frases simples do dia a dia através de atividades e jogos. Isso os levará a entender os sons, tonalidade e melodia do Português do Brasil de uma maneira divertida e envolvente. Não é necessário experiência prévia, mas será útil para alunos de português como língua estrangeira.
O Português é falado por mais de 250 milhões de pessoas no mundo e em breve será adicionado ao ‘leaving certificate’ como disciplina curricular como Língua de Herança devido ao número de brasileiros que vivem atualmente na Irlanda.

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Founded in 2010 by the Portuguese language teacher Juliana Menezes, the Portuguese Language Centre offers different types of classes from complete beginners to advanced in Dublin city centre. Group classes hold a maximum of 10 students for more interactive lessons and quicker improvement. We also offer individual tuition, in company classes, workshops, events and conversation classes and have a small library in Portuguese.
Every year hundreds of students from various countries come to learn either European Portuguese or Brazilian Portuguese for different reasons and purposes – some have partners from a Portuguese speaking country, others want to go on a trip, are learning for work or will emigrate to a country where Portuguese is spoken.

HOW TO GET THERE:
Rua Red, the Civic and Tallaght Library are located in Belgard Square, Dublin 24, only seconds from the Tallaght Luas Stop.
BY BUS: 49, 54A, 65, 27, 75, 76, 76A, 77A 
BY LUAS:  Red Line to Tallaght

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