Ponto de Encontro: Portuguese as a World Language, 2nd edition

  • Clemence de Jouet-Pastre, 
  • Anna Klobucka, 
  • Patricia Sobral, 
  • Maria Luci de Biaji Moreira, 
  • Amelia P. Hutchinson

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Ponto de Encontro: Portuguese as a World Language is the best-selling Portuguese textbook designed to help you learn either Brazilian or European Portuguese and understand how they differ. Extensive culture-based sections throughout create authentic environments for practical skill-development in each area: listening, speaking, reading and writing. Instruction seamlessly paired with practice will reinforce your learning, build your vocabulary, and strengthen your understanding of grammatical structures.

The 2nd Edition has been completely updated to reflect the 1990 Acordo Ortográfico (spelling reform), ensuring that you learn how to read and write Portuguese accurately for today's world. Other updates include a helpful new grammar feature, as well as engaging new exercises that feature task-oriented communication.

Published by Pearson (July 14th 2021) - Copyright © 2013

ISBN-13: 9780137614080

Subject: Portuguese

Category: Ponto de Encontro: Portuguese as a World Language


  • Lição preliminar: Primeiros passos
  1. A universidade
  2. Entre amigos
  3. Horas de lazer
  4. A família
  5. A casa
  6. A roupa e as compras
  7. O tempo e os passatempos
  8. Festas e tradições
  9. O trabalho e os negócios
  10. A comida
  11. A saúde e os médicos
  12. As férias e as viagens
  13. O meio ambiente
  14. A sociedade
  15. A ciência e a tecnologia

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