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Portuguese, I can help people in Portuguese Language - my native language, and in questions related to my country related to its costumes, geography and history.

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One year experience as an English teacher in Brazil.


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Usman03/02/14101010Erika Carvalho is great expert in Portuguese .....
Ricardo06/10/13101010Thank-you, muy amable. Ricardo

Recent Answers from Erika Carvalho

2014-07-10 translation:

Hi Val!    The translations you have requested are:    I see what you mean - Entendo o que você quer dizer  Before you go I have nothing but the best intentions at heart for you - Antes que você vá embora

2013-06-05 garota garrote etymolgy:

Hi Ricardo!    I am not sure these words are related. Garrote comes from French (garrot - big stick). I am not sure about garota, what I could find say garota comes from Iberic gara (rock, stone, cave)

2010-01-02 Cantando No Toro de Chico Buarque:

Hi Yael!    He is talking about a true artist singing samba, being with white shoes, dacing with these shoes even on the mud, setting the tine, having imagination, dancing on the mud but not touching the

2009-10-23 How to Pronounce Carvalho?:

Dear Dominic,    Sorry for taking so long to answer you. Carvalho does originate from Portugal. There is still no availability for me to answer you with a sound so I will put the phonetic key for Carvalho:

2009-09-07 writing a message in Portuguese:

Dear Graham,    The translation wuld be: Eu sou alérgico a leite de vaca. Por favor, necessito tomar leite de soja no café da manha. Muito obrigado!    If you are lactose intolerant, you can also say:


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