"Brazil is an urban country."

Translation:O Brasil é um país urbano.

August 24, 2013

5 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/EuropaJones

Why is the article 'o' necessary?

August 24, 2013

https://www.duolingo.com/Paulenrique

In Portuguese almost all countries have gender and number: O Brasil, A Itália, Os Estados Unidos, etc...

August 25, 2013

https://www.duolingo.com/NobleJohn

The article must always be used?

December 24, 2013

https://www.duolingo.com/Paulenrique

Yes, an exception is for the headlines when it may be omitted.

December 25, 2013

https://www.duolingo.com/moraima_d

Hmm interesting!!!

February 10, 2015
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