Modern Brazilian Portuguese Grammar : A Practical Guide, Paperback Book


Modern Brazilian Portuguese Grammar: A Practical Guide is an innovative reference guide to Brazilian Portuguese, combining traditional and function-based grammar in a single volume. The Grammar is divided into two parts. Part A covers traditional grammatical categories such as agreement, nouns, verbs and adjectives.

Part B is carefully organized around language functions covering all major communication situations such as establishing identity, making contact and expressing likes, dislikes and preferences. With a strong emphasis on contemporary usage, all grammar points and functions are richly illustrated with examples.

Building on the success of the first edition, this second edition also includes:* An introduction to the history and current status of Brazilian Portuguese* Notes for Spanish speakers pointing out the main grammatical differences between the two languages* Additional explanation and exemplification of areas of particular difficulty for learners. A combination of reference grammar and practical usage manual, Modern Brazilian Portuguese Grammar is the ideal source for learners of Brazilian Portuguese at all levels, from beginner to advanced.


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 542 pages, 31 Tables, black and white
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
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  • Category: Grammar & vocabulary
  • ISBN: 9781138646896



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