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Is there a dress code in Brazil?

Men should wear a suit with a conservative dress shirt and tie, even during the hottest seasons. Women should wear a business suit with either a skirt that falls to the knees or slacks. Wear well-polished dress shoes, and tone down the accessories. Avoid green and yellow, the colors of the Brazilian flag.

What are the customs and traditions of Brazil?

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  • Feijoada. Every Wednesday it is the Feijoada day in Brazil.
  • Capoeira. Capoeira is another tradition that came to us from the time of slavery.
  • Festa Junina (June’s Party)
  • Samba.
  • Churrasco (not some simple barbecue, churrasco!)
  • Festival de Parintins.
  • Círio de Nazaré
  • Caipirinha.

What is the business etiquette in Brazil?

Brazilians prefer face-to-face conversations to written correspondence. Brazilian communication is often informal, and interruptions – which are common – indicate interest and enthusiasm. This is part of Brazilian business etiquette and should not be considered offensive, as it may be in other cultures such as China.

What types of gifts are given in Brazil?

Small gifts such as a chocolate bar are often given as a symbolic gesture of appreciation towards someone who does a favour. If invited into a Brazilian home, bringing flowers or a small gift for the hostess is a good gesture of appreciation. A gift for the hostess’ children will also be greatly appreciated.

How do you greet someone in Brazil?

Common verbal greetings include ‘olá’ (‘hello’), ‘bom dia’ (‘good day’), ‘boa tarde’ (‘good afternoon’) and ‘boa noite’ (‘good evening’ or ‘good night’).

What does the middle finger mean in Brazil?

Making a circle with your thumb and your index finger is how to signal “OK” in the US. But make the same gesture in Brazil, and you’re giving the equivalent to the middle finger — the gesture has “insulting and scatological connotations,” as the New York Times put it.

What does a typical Portuguese woman look like?

Most Portuguese girls have a Mediterranean look. They are usually tall and slender with a pointed nose. Their hair color is brown, although some of them have dark hair. Eye color differs from one person to the other.

How do you call a girl beautiful in Portuguese?

‘Linda’ means ‘beautiful’ (in an outstanding way).

How do you compliment a girl in Portuguese?

So here are some more original ways to compliment a girl in Portuguese:

  1. Seu ____ é muito giro. (“You’re wearing a very fine _______.”) — Portugal only.
  2. Que elegância! (“You look elegant!”)
  3. Você tem um ótimo senso de humor!
  4. Adoro suas manias.
  5. Você me inspira.
  6. Você tem um coração lindo.

What is beautiful in Brazil language?


What does magina mean in Portuguese?

“Magina” is a very informal way to say “imagina”. It’s more used in the informal spoken portuguese. Imagina means Imagine but is this case is like “no problem” (Sorry for my poor english)

How do you express surprise in Portuguese?

This word is meant to express surprise or shock, and translates to Wow! or Woah! or Jeez! Example: Caramba! Esta mala é pesada.

How do you respond to Obrigado in Portuguese?

When someone says “Obrigado(a)” the reply is usually “de nada” which is an expression that means “you’re welcome”.

What does Obrigado mean?

thank you

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How do you say thank you in Brazil?

The most common way of saying thank you in Brazilian Portuguese, in both both formal and informal situations is: Obrigado!

What is hello in Brazil language?

If you’d like to say “hello” in Brazilian Portuguese, you would generally use “Olá”. You can also use “Oí”—which is often considered more informal. Here are a few other basic phrases you’ll find useful: Bom dia.

What does Nossa mean in Brazil?

You’ll see that many Brazilian people use Nossa as an exclamation. The word Nossa can be used to express enthusiasm or to show that you are impressed with something. To translate the word nossa from Portuguese to English it would be wow, and it can also be used in a positive or negative way.