Elementary 05: I Love Feijoada

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In today’s lesson we learn how to talk about one of the most characteristic foods of Brazil, feijoada. Think of a black bean stew with lots of different meats and the serve that over rice. You’ve got it, and for meat lovers, it is hard to resist.

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Dialogue
Discussion
 A: Você gosta mesmo de feijoada, não é?
You really like feijoada, don’t you?
  B: Adoro, principalmente nessa época do ano.
I love it, especially this time of year.
  A: Mas você não acha que é muito pesada?
But don’t you think it’s kind of heavy?
  B: Um pouco, por isso que eu coloco com umas fatias de laranja.
A little, that’s why I have it with these orange slices.
  A: Eu também não resisto, e me dá um pouco mais dessa farofa aí vai.
I can’t resist it, and give me a little more of this farofa, OK.

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  1. Donovan Godfrey

    This lesson made me hungry. You are an awesome teacher. Brazilpod has been my main source of learning Brazilian Portuguese. Andreia is great 🙂

    1. Orlando Kelm

      Obrigado Donavan. And BTW, Andreia has just accepted a new position at the Univ. of Illinois, now that she has graduate from UT Austin!