"Meu irmão é engenheiro."

Translation:My brother is an engineer.

12/25/2012, 11:42:59 PM

7 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/gustavus999

I wrote Meu irmao e um engenheiro and was marked wrong. Why is um not required when translation uses 'an'

1/3/2015, 10:13:32 PM

https://www.duolingo.com/DREDWARD

I believe the Preposition is implied,in this case for Professions....PLEASE,can a native BP speaker CONCUR.....OBRIGADO..........M :)

2/13/2016, 5:14:12 PM

https://www.duolingo.com/AlunoTheStranger

Eu sou um engenheiro ou Eu sou engenheiro ambas são possíveis em português

More/most used is Eu sou engenheiro

10/26/2018, 11:20:21 PM

https://www.duolingo.com/dadaduo
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"Engineer" sounds gibberish in this phrase. It sounds like "ainglanero." Doesn't it?

12/25/2012, 11:42:59 PM

https://www.duolingo.com/Sean_Roy
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"Irmão" sounds like gibberish too.

12/26/2013, 9:17:33 AM

https://www.duolingo.com/jonthedrummer

She sounds like she is speaking with her mouth full.

2/3/2014, 5:43:26 PM

https://www.duolingo.com/4oYBIxtO
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It is still so

8/30/2017, 9:26:21 AM
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