05 July 2012 ~ 14 Comments

How I Read Portuguese After Just One Week Of Study

I recently wrote a post outlining my practical hacking Portuguese plan. It really is very practical, because it includes some of the programs and instructional materials I am using. To this point I have been pretty lazy, but still have been picking up some Portuguese. A couple weeks ago I was Facebook messaging (i.e. not [...]

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11 June 2012 ~ 4 Comments

Brazil Can’t Wait

Here’s a big secret: I’ve been dreaming about going to Brazil off and on for the past 3 years. I can’t wait any longer. I’m going to Brazil. Why now? Going to Brazil has been one of my main desires ever since I had the idea to start traveling. Everything about it intrigues me– the [...]

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