Accelerated Introductory Portuguese for Spanish Speakers

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A view from Corcovado, a mountain in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Image courtesy of Boris G on Flickr. CC NC-BY-SA.)


MIT Course Number

21G.880 / 21G.855

As Taught In

Fall 2013


Undergraduate / Graduate

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Course Description

Accelerated Introductory Portuguese for Spanish Speakers covers the basics of Portuguese grammar and presents selected cultural aspects of the Lusophone world, with special emphasis on Brazil. Designed as an intensive introductory course equivalent to Portuguese I and II, it is a Portuguese course for native speakers of Spanish or speakers of other languages who have a native-like command of Spanish.

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Nilma Dominique. 21G.880 Accelerated Introductory Portuguese for Spanish Speakers. Fall 2013. Massachusetts Institute of Technology: MIT OpenCourseWare, License: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA.

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