Latest Portuguese language Stories

Tiny New Species Of Frog Discovered In Brazil Receives Heroic Name
2014-07-28 03:22:48

Pensoft Publishers The Atlantic Forest is a hotspot of biodiversity and one of the most species richness biome of anurans (frogs, tree-frogs, and toads) in the world. However, current levels of diversity might be still underestimated. In the past few years there has been an increase in the description of new endemic species of this biome along with the advance of molecular techniques and availability of samples for DNA analysis. Using a more extensive number of samples for molecular...

2014-07-24 23:09:32

Fun Easy Learn helps people learn various languages in their spare time through educational apps. Now it releases “Learn Portuguese 6000 Words”, a new android app for learning Portuguese in an easy way. Worldwide (PRWEB) July 24, 2014 Fun Easy Learn is an established company which has been introducing various educational apps. Those apps help people learn different foreign language in an innovative way. They have now launched a new android app for learning Portuguese easily in the...

2014-05-12 08:27:12

Tomedes, a leading global translation company, has already seen a rise in the number of requests to translate documents to and from Portuguese. TEL AVIV, Israel, May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With final preparations underway for the 2014 FIFA World Cup, Brazil is under the global spotlight in terms of its linguistic abilities. With 99% of the population speaking Portuguese and the country only ranking 38th in terms of English language proficiency according to Education First,...

2014-04-16 16:25:58

SAN FRANCISCO, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Rdio and Grupo Bandeirantes have announced a joint venture and powerful strategic partnership encompassing marketing, distribution, content and promotions that will significantly expand Rdio's presence in Brazil. This combination of the award-winning Rdio music service with the creativity, power and reach of Grupo Bandeirantes provides music fans in Brazil with the best of both a global and Brazilian digital music service and experience....

2014-02-13 23:29:46

Maria Oliveira, Educator and Language Program Specialist releases new Digital Language Programs for Spanish, English and European Portuguese. Pinole, California (PRWEB) February 13, 2014 "This is the very best teaching and learning material on the market." — Reverend Sandra Reza, Vallejo, CA “These materials make all the difference in getting the right pronunciation practice.” — Cathy Park, Point Richmond CA Maria Oliveira, owner of Maria Oliveira Language Learning...

2012-10-13 04:00:13

The Amazon Kindle Fire version of Noyo´s critically acclaimed Portuguese language learning tablet app is now available. Noyo´s graphics-centric, interactive platform features nearly 200 custom-illustrated scenes, high-quality audio, and built-in assessment questions to help students learn over 1,800 Portuguese vocabulary words and phrases. The app is now available in the Amazon App Store, and works for the Kindle Fire as well as other Android tablets. Boston, MA (PRWEB) October 11,...

Word of the Day
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.