On this page, you’ll find our list of the best online resources you can use to learn Portuguese. As you’ll see in the table of contents, we’ve classified the different sites based on their method. Just click on one of the links below to jump to that particular section. Happy learning!
Recommended Online Resources to learn Portuguese:
Learn Portuguese with BBC
The BBC offers numerous modules for learning the basics of Portuguese. They are comprehensive and, most importantly, practical!
Our Free Guide to Portuguese Conversation Download this guide, a free gift from MosaLingua, in order to help you better express yourself in Portuguese.
More than just a free online dictionary, this portal allows you to look up the conjugation of every Portuguese verb as well. It will prove to be very useful if you have any doubts!
Language Learning Foundations
In this video course, the British polyglot Olly Richards explains “the exact techniques and routines you need to learn a new language and start speaking fluently”. The course consists of 10 modules focusing on the most important topics to learn any language on your own and get quick results.
The course is based on the method Olly has developed for himself to learn 7 foreign languages (Japanese, French, Italian, Portuguese, Spanish, Cantonese, Arabic) and you can use it to learn any language (Brazilian Portuguese included).
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Forvo is another practical website which plays recordings directly from its users. After you come across a new word or phrase, simply type it into the search field and listen to its subsequent pronunciation. Since the site has many users, you will be able to listen to various speakers and dialects for your chosen word.
How to Improve Your Pronunciation: The Correct Approach and the Golden Rule
We’re currently working on an article that will help you learn how to pronounce words in all languages.
The Best Sites for Finding a Language Partner
Verbling, Palabea, Italki, xLingo, SharedTalk, Conversation Exchange, there are a lot of sites that offer you the opportunity to practice German with others, and we’ve tried most of them! In this article, we elaborated on some of the best.
Listening to Portuguese podcasts is an excellent way to easily learn new vocabulary and improve your oral comprehension.
Brazilian Portuguese Pod
This site offers a good of amount of podcast in Brazilian Portuguese.
Even though this site requires a paid subscription, it nonetheless offers a great series of podcast for intermediate-level students. It’s very useful for those who need to learn Portuguese for the workplace, containing numerous dialogues dedicated to situations that will come up in the workplace.
Watching original Brazilian movies to learn Portuguese is a great learning method you can accomplish while relaxing and having fun.
Adeus Pai, Goodbye Father, is a Portuguese film from acclaimed director Luis Filipe Rocha, currently streaming on YouTube.
Letras offers thousands of lyrics to Brazilian songs, which are sorted by artist or genre. The lyrics are often accompanied with a video of the song in order to give you something to listen to while reading. We strongly recommend Letras for enriching your vocabulary while listening to music. It’s fun and beneficial!
Lágrimas e Chuva
A beautiful song by Kid Abelha.
This is the website of the popular Brazilian TV channel, streaming numerous shows, news programs series and educational programs.
Rede Record Internacional
Another Brazilian channel, Rede Record broadcasts various programs and orders them according to their popularity. This is very helpful for understanding the culture of Brazil.
Free-eBooks has a number of books in Portuguese which you can download for free. The search engine makes it easier for you to find the most suitable book amongst your favorite genres.
Project Gutenberg is an amazing website which offers 46,00 free ebooks. They have books in multiple languages — Portuguese being one of them!
Make words stick
A very useful guide to help you build a method to memorize vocabulary more efficiently and quickly. This e-book is written by the famous polyglot Olly Richards who has used flashcards and the Spaced Repetition System to learn his 7 languages. Useful to learn any language, Italian included.
Porto Editora – Espaço Lingua Portuguesa
Offering over 22 free Portuguese dictionaries through the Porto Editora platform, Espaço Lingua Portuguesa can be downloaded onto your computer or cell phone (both iOS and Android).
Dicionário Priberam da Língua Portuguesa
The monolingual Portuguese dictionary Priberam has over 100,000 words.
MosaLingua Brazilian Portuguese
Have you tried our Portuguese app yet? It will teach you 3,000 words and phrases in record time, and thanks to the MOSA Learning Method, these words will remain in your long-term memory. The app contains lessons, dialogues and bonus content to help you become fluent in Portuguese.
A plugin that translates vocabulary words into a foreign language and helps you learn them thereafter. It’s interactive and fun — a definite must-try!