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Portuguese: Short Stories for Beginners Audiobook

Portuguese: Short Stories for Beginners: 9 Captivating Short Stories to Learn Portuguese & Expand Your Vocabulary While Having Fun

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Publisher's Summary

Are you bored with the traditional methods people tell you to use to learn Portuguese? Are you bored with all those dusty grammar books that pile up making everything look so hard? What if we told you there's a better, more enjoyable way to learn Portuguese and grow your vocabulary exponentially? Well, guess what? There is! The best way to learn Portuguese is by listening to short stories. The problem? You might feel like you don't know where to start. That's exactly why we created this book.

We know how difficult it may seem to learn a foreign language from scratch, let alone trying to put all that learning into practice. But what you might not realize is that it's fairly easy to fully incorporate the essentials of a language once you frame that learning into a certain context. Short stories allow you to put what you've learned so far into practice, allowing you to expand your vocabulary quickly, understand new concepts, and overall get a better grasp of the Portuguese language. Short stories work because they eliminate the stress of forcing yourself to learn. Instead, when you listen to the captivating short stories we've prepared for you, you will learn Portuguese without even realizing you're learning it! Your goal is to simply focus on a single story at a time. The stories include multiple genres, including adventure, fantasy, mystery, romance, just to name a new. We wanted these stories to be fun, interesting, and appealing, motivating you to keep on listening to find out what happens next. That's the very best way to learn, don't you think?

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    Shaira 14/08/2017
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    "awesome Portuguese short stories!"

    It will be difficult at first especially to those who aren't very good in Portuguese language yet., but at the same time, it is also very helpful in enhancing your knowledge in this language. I love it!

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    Kayla 13/08/2017
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    "Good job language academy!"

    Thanks to this audiobook I finally found a guide I will enjoy using. This audiobok is a must have if you want to practice and enhance your vocabulary in Portuguese language. It is useful and fun!

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    Camille 13/08/2017
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    "an audiobook worth trying!"

    The stories were good and easy to understand for beginners. The narrator was very good! Love how he delivered the story! I am impressed. Good job language academy! Please make more audiobooks on more language :)

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    Joyce 13/08/2017
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    "Great short stories!"

    It is fun to listen to stories from another language once in a while. That's why I really enjoyed listening to this. plus I can understand basic Portuguese so it wasn't tough for me. I love it! Giving this perfect stars!

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    Regina 13/08/2017
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    "I find this very interesting!"

    Love the stories from this audiobook! Portuguese language is a fun and challenging language to learn. At first I had hard time understanding the narrator but as you continue listening, it somehow gets easier. Thanks language academy!

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    Georgina 11/08/2017
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    "Good old stories!"

    This kept me interested in learning Portuguese language. I love it! Happy that I purchase this audiobook.

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    Isabelle 10/08/2017
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    "I love it!"

    New to Portuguese language but this audiobook made it seems so easy to understand this language even for beginners like me. There are several stories to choose from. The narrator who tells the stories are so good in speaking this language that any newbie could understand.

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    Solenn 10/08/2017
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    "I love it!"

    I am happy that this is the audiobook I bought to practice Portuguese language. This book is helpful and fun. I'd recommend it anytime

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    Anne 10/08/2017
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    "finally! I completed Language Academy's audiobooks"

    Portuguese is not an easy language to learn. It requires determination. Glad I found this audiobook because it keeps me entertained which is why I enjoyed learning Portuguese. This is definitely a good buy.

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    Liz 09/08/2017
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    "At first it is difficult but it is worth it"

    I am new to this language so I wasn't able to understand the first stories I listened to. But as u keep going, you will surely learn and be able to easily understand basic Portuguese as soon as you finish the entire audiobook :)

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    28/06/17
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    "It might be nice program"

    but as a beginner - I could not understand much of the stories. I only had an audio version.

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  • dani
    27/02/17
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    "I am so happy with this Portuguese audiobook!"
    Would you recommend this audiobook to a friend? If so, why?

    Yes I have lots of friends who are currently studying Portuguese language and this audiboook will be a big help to us. I enjoyed the first story I listened to and I cant wait to try the others! 5 stars!


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  • Cassie
    27/02/17
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    "my first time to listen to Portuguese!"
    What did you love best about Portuguese: Short Stories for Beginners?

    I love the way the stories ware narrated! very clear and easy to understand. I enjoyed stories they are good ones! Looking forward to listening to more of their works :)


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  • Anna
    27/02/17
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    "Great works! Been reading language academy's worrk"
    Would you consider the audio edition of Portuguese: Short Stories for Beginners to be better than the print version?

    Both is okay for me. As long as the content is good and reliable.


    Any additional comments?

    Highly recommended! So Happy I gave it a try!

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  • Cinderella
    27/02/17
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    "A good portuguese language stories!"
    Would you consider the audio edition of Portuguese: Short Stories for Beginners to be better than the print version?

    Audibook is a lot better than print ofcourse. Or maybe thats only for me. I enjoyed it even more and I easily understand whatever language it is if I just listen to it than reading it my self :)


    What does Thiago Schiefer bring to the story that you wouldn’t experience if you just read the book?

    Well narrated Portuguese language!


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  • Elsa
    23/02/17
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    "must try! even you are new to Portuguese language"

    I enjoyed listening to the stories plus I get to know more phrases and words in portuguese. :)

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  • Ely
    23/02/17
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    "I wish they add more stories becauseI enjoyed 'em!"
    What did you love best about Portuguese: Short Stories for Beginners?

    i love everything about it! The stories, the way they were narrated, the sound effects, the quality and how it teaches listeners Portuguese language.


    What other book might you compare Portuguese: Short Stories for Beginners to and why?

    I haven;t seen any portuguese language story audiobook yet. I think they are the first to come up with such brilliant idea so there is nothing to compare with. kudos to the author!


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  • Mulan
    23/02/17
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    "I love it!"
    What did you love best about Portuguese: Short Stories for Beginners?

    I am so happy that I tried learning Portuguese language. This book made me appreciate it. I had fun listening to the stories and I did learned a lot more!


    Any additional comments?

    Gotta get more of Language Academy's audibles!

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  • Belle
    23/02/17
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    "Superb stories!"
    What made the experience of listening to Portuguese: Short Stories for Beginners the most enjoyable?

    I never tried listening to portuguese story before. It is good to listen to a language that's new to you. it is just so fascinating. Even though there are times you just don;t understand some parts. It is still enjoyable because it is something new to me :)


    Any additional comments?

    perfect stars for this!

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  • Love
    20/02/17
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    "5 stars for this!"
    What did you love best about Portuguese: Short Stories for Beginners?

    I like the approach of this! It is a new and effective way of learning a particular language. The more you listen to it, the more you learn plus you get to have fun so you dont actually feel like you are already studying a language! well done!


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