Quando uma pessoa decide realmente aprender inglês de forma eficiente, torna-se necessário alguns elementos que são fundamentais neste aprendizado: 1º) Por mais disciplinada que esta pessoa seja, ela necessita de um professor que domine realmente o idioma e que tenha conhecimento suficiente de fonética para assim ajudar o aluno a pronunciar as palavras com o […]
A situação do inglês no Brasil Apesar do investimento que o governo tem feito através dos anos no ensino da língua inglesa nas escolas e apesar de ter tantas escolas de inglês espalhadas por todo o país, basicamente o inglês NÃO é falado no Brasil. As estatísticas mais positivas provavelmente vão dizer que menos de […]
Muitos alunos brasileiros continuam se deparando com o costume e o dilema de estudar gramática da língua inglesa antes de desenvolver as três coisas mais básicas: 1. Um vocabulário básico, 2. Pronunciação, e 3. Compreensão oral. Imagnina se você tivesse estudado gramática antes de poder falar as primeiras palavras da tua língua nativa! Teria sido […]
Aqui está um grande dilema deparado diariamente pelo aluno brasileiro – o estudo da gramática do inglês antes de poder falar e compreender a língua. Como sería possível, e que sentido tería tal esforço? A resposta é óbvia; um método totalmente ineficiente e esforço perdido. Imagina o absurdo que seria tentar ensinar gramática à uma […]
With two major world class events approaching, Brazil steps up its English education. Many people from many different areas are starting to feel the urgent need to learn English. With the soccer World Cup and the Olympics approaching the reality and demands of a nation climbing up in the world class ladder start to sink […]
This ESL video-lesson is narrated in Portuguese. It was created specifically for Brazilians and other Portuguese speakers who are learning English. However, this lesson can also be helpful to English learners who speak many other languages as their native tongue. This video is NOT intended for native English speakers.
This video-lesson is narrated in Portuguese — it is made specifically for Brazilians who are learning English. This lesson can also be helpful to English learners who speak many other languages as their native tongue. The material of this video is NOT meant for native English speakers.
This lesson is narrated in Portuguese. It was made specifically for Brazilian and Portuguese students who are learning English. The material can also be of help for French speakers, but not for Spanish speakers. This lesson is NOT intended for native English speakers. This lesson covers the sounds [oʊn] e [oʊm] in areas where Brazilians […]
American English — the sounds [d] and [t] final. The sounds [d] and [t] in the ends of English words. This video-lesson is narrated in Brazilian-Portuguese and is made specifically for Brazilians who are learning English. This ESL lesson is not intended for native speakers of English.
This video is narrated in Portuguese. This lesson-video was made specifically to aid Brazilian and Portuguese students in their quest to learn English as a Second Language. The material covered here can also be helpful to any non-native speaker of English. This lesson covers the Pronunciation of ED in the end of regular English verbs […]
This ESL video-lesson is created specifically for Brazilians and other Portuguese speakers. It is narrated in Brazilian Portuguese. While it is created to teach the pronunciation of ING to Portuguese speakers, it can also be beneficial for other non-English speakers.
One of the driving forces that made English the most influential language in the world is Business. English has been, still is and will continue to be the language of business — including International Business. It would be inconceivable, or counter-productive at best, to even attend any decent MBA (Master of Business Administration) in International […]
Sounds of the Back Vowels — [u], [ʊ], [oʊ], [ɔ], [ɑ]. This ESL lesson is made for Brazilians and other Portuguese speakers who study American English. It covers the sounds of Back Vowels as they are usually pronounced with a “Standard American Accent”. The lesson is narrated in Brazilian Portuguese. Although this lesson is intended […]
The Youtube Phenomenon (From Daniel Penn’s BLOG – English inBrazil. Nowadays there is an incredible amount of English lessons posted on Youtube. Some are good, some are horrible, some are mediocre, and some are excellent. Use your own judgment. The beauty of it is that these are free. Just a couple of decades ago no […]
This lesson is specific for Portuguese speakers to learn to pronounce and/or improve their English. This lesson focus on the sounds [m] and [n] in the end of English words. In Portuguese words do not end with the sound [m] or [n]. In words that are spelled with the letters m and n, the last […]