https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Paulenrique

What's Brazil?

If I was asked what's Brazil like, there would be lots of things to tell. One of the biggest countries in the world, where you'll find the biggest rainforest, some of the best food, big cities, wonderful beaches, nice islands, dry places, hot and cold cities, nice people... a little world in just one country...

But a nice thing is to see Brazil from other people's eyes. They have a sharp eye to notice things we may not care... (so usual) The French guy Olivier Teboul, 29, released a blog to tell his stories and adventures in Brazil. He's a computer engineer, works at Google's office in Belo Horizonte and lives in Brazil for about one and a half year. His first post was mainly to list his 65 unique impressions that called his attention while in Brazil. Olivier lists some normal things to Brazilians, but a bit weird and strange (and funny) for him. Some things are related to his surroudings, not a rule. This is the why he starts saying: “Aqui são umas das minhas observações, às vezes um pouco exageradas, sobre o Brasil. Nada sério.”

It's also a good oportunity to practice your Portuguese reading (there are a few mistakes, btw) Enjoy your reading and experience: http://olivierdobrasil.blogspot.com.br/2013/04/curiosidades-brasileiras.html

April 29, 2013

10 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/profelevi

Thanks!

May 1, 2013

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Rutpim
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I loved it!!

May 1, 2013

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Paulenrique

O 40 é bom demais!!!!chorei de rir...

May 8, 2013

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/utrash

Aqui no Brasil, as coisas são assim mesmo! Ótimo (:

May 14, 2013

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/andressapple

Bacana! Concordo plenamente com o post!

May 19, 2013

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/myiya2K

Great post.

August 22, 2013

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/JulioFdez-Prada

El arte de escribir es algo inagotable, morimos las personas pero los cinceles, plumas, lápices y teclas. No morirán hasta que el último de nosotros cierre la puerta por fuera y se acabe todo esto.

September 1, 2013

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Paulenrique

Qué bueno! Por supuesto muy poético! ;)

September 1, 2013

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/bringmesirens_

muito bom

January 27, 2014

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Roman_Cyfko

what

April 28, 2017
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