Conversation and pronunciation courses


“Portuguese language course with emphasis on conversation and pronunciation. The course will enable the student to discuss on socio-cultural issues. It will also help the students to pronounce correctly the verb forms which are contributing to a better pronunciation (the emission of sounds of phonemes and tone of words).”

Cristina Leifer (Teacher)

She is a doctor in performing arts. She studied at Universidade Federal da Bahia (UFBA). She specialized in psychoanalytic theory at the Brazilian school of psychoanalysis and Medical school of Bahia  and graduated in psychology at UFBA. She worked as a professor of Portuguese for foreigners at University of South Florida (Afro-Brazilian Culture and Society). and at University of Virginia. She is also actress, director of theatre and cultural producer.

Specific objectives:

  • Improve verbal fluency of student,
  • Improve to the student to think in Portuguese,
  • Improve knowledge on relevant issues of contemporary society,
  • Create connections between different cultures,
  • Develop the capacity of oral argument.


Through readings, oral presentations, theatrical techniques, extracurricular activities (visits to theaterss, government and non-governmental institutions), diction exercises (body, voice, breathing and articulation) and classes with specific topics: politics, customs, fashion, religion, human upsetting interactions, techniques and culture, with the utilization of the following instruments:

  • Images,
  • Music,
  • Org charts,
  • Dialogues,
  • Interviews,
  • Audiovisual,
  • Advertisements, articles in the newspapers and magazines.


Courses Hours (per week) Class Time Value
Group (Min. 03 Students) 6 hours 14:00 – 15:40 p.m.  R$                        240,00
Individual Student’s choice Student’s choice Depends of the hours
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This course you will not find anywhere else in Salvador. Talk to us, try us, study with us – we love teaching! 🙂

We are in Barra, Salvador, Bahia, Brazil – we are BrazilLink – Portuguese Language School.