INGLÊS À PRIMEIRA VISTA
There are about 3,000 cognates between English and Portuguese. Check the words below and see how much you already know...
By studying just a few groups of cognates, you can learn Portuguese at a glance. Here they are:
Nouns - Words that refer to people, places, things, events, substances or qualities: tourist, dentist, humorist.
Adjectives - Words that describe nouns or pronouns: real, radical, virtual.
Verbs - Words that describe actions, conditions or experiences:celebrate, create, donate.
Adverbs - Words which describe or give more information about verbs, adjectives, adverbs or phrases: usually, daily, originally.