Lexis Rex Home





Portuguese Word of the Day

falar



to talk
to talk


Definitions

Portuguese > English
falar
     1. v. (intransitive) to speak; to talk (to say words out loud)
           Para de falar. - Stop talking.
     2. v. (by extension) to communicate by any means
           Falamo-nos por correio. - We communicate by mail.
     3. v. to say something
           Para de falar bobagens. - Stop saying nonsense.
     4. v. (followed by preposition com) to talk to
           Estou falando com você - I'm talking to you.
     5. v. (followed by preposition para, or preceded by objective personal pronoun) to tell (to convey by speech)
           Vou falar para você. - I’m going to tell you.
     6. v. to speak (to be able to communicate in a language)
           Em Portugal se fala português. - In Portugal they speak Portuguese.
Portuguese > Portuguese
falar
     1. Verbo. emitir sons com significado coerente segundo uma convenção linguística qualquer
     2. Verbo. ter a capacidade de se expressar em um idioma:
           Você fala alemão?
     3. Verbo. usar o dom da fala
     4. Verbo. (Trás-os-Montes) namorar
English > Portuguese
talk
     1. Verbo. conversar
           They talked about something. (Eles conversaram sobre alguma coisa)

Pronunciation






Review Previous Words





Learn these with
Multiple Choice
Flash Cards
Hangman
Word Search
Crosswords
Memory
Swap Q/A










Subscribe to Word of the Day
Email: