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Substantivos coletivos - aka - Things I'll never learn in Portuguese

It was during our trip to Bonito, that I first realised that Portuguese had more nouns for groups of animals than English or German. A woman had asked what again the word was for a swarm of butterflies, and the answer was… 158 more words

A Savoir

Symbolism and Faith: What Motivated the Conquistadors?

After watching Guns, Germs, and Steel: Conquest of the Americas, I believe the main motivation behind the Spanish/Portuguese conquistadors was how they maintained their egocentric esteem and will to dominate through the symbolic meaning of horses and swords. 630 more words

Religion

An International Spring Fling

My heart aches for you. In the one week that I have known you, I have felt a greater passion than I have ever experienced. You taught me, kissed me, massaged me, and liberated me. 385 more words

New Video!

This time, a portuguese classic… 30 more words

Media

O Árvore do Esquecimento

talvez na vastidão da Lemuria
encontraremos o Árvore do Esquecimento,
talvez ao centro do Jardim do Éden
está ele, e entre seus ramos
  cada folha dele… 173 more words

Literature