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"O comandante fala com o coronel."

Translation:The commander speaks with the colonel.

November 1, 2014

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

I am so tired of these sentences with colonels and counts. Not necessary! Why isn't there more relevant vocabulary to real brasilian occupations??

November 1, 2014

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

Military ranks are useful. But I feel like we should learn the world 'soldier' first. And focus on lower/higher military ranks. The guys making the news would probably be generals, not colonels, and the soldiers you're likely to meet would probably be corporals, sergeants, lieutenants. Seeing as how there are much more of those.

June 26, 2015

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

I am almost ready to take up my future position as a nobleman in Napoleonic-era Brazil.

May 29, 2016
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