While the first part of this post about how to understand a Brazilian focused on describing some more general attitudes or aspects, this post will try to unravel a few peculiarities that come up in social situations and behaviors.
How to understand a Brazilian? – Part 1
As many as there are fish in the sea, there are different types of Brazilians. Brazil is a huge melting pot of cultures, races, beliefs and lifestyles. Therefore, if you have not lived in Brazil at least for a while, never think you will be easily able to pinpoint a Brazilian in a crowd just by the way they look or act.
Make Yourself Count!
I will never forget the worst date that I have ever had. It happened here in Brazil and it served as a lesson to remember that it is up to me to position myself and make sure my limits and I are respected.
One of My Toughest Experiences in Brazil So Far
Today I have decided to share with you one of the toughest experience I have had while living here in Brazil.
Two Countries to Call Home
After weeks full of celebrations in Estonia, I am back in Brazil and wondering more than ever about the marvelous ways life rolls out in front of us.
10 Ways to Efficiently Learn a Language
While I do believe that some people have the natural ability to make sense of language systems more easily than others, there are a number of things that everyone can do and attitudes they should take to make their language learning process more efficient and much more enjoyable.
Brazil Puts Beauty First
The surprising concept of beautiful people explains accurately what Brazilians tend to value in people.
Beginner’s Guide: 10 Ways to Keep up with Conversations in Brazil (or Other Latin Cultures)
Here are 10 tips that I have picked about about conversing in cultures that are verbally way more expressive than an average countryman of yours.
Do Brazilians Keep Promises?
One of the important lessons I have learnt so far is how plans and promises are made in Brazil and why they are not always kept.
How to Understand an Estonian?
To align our expectations about this blog, let me start by telling you what we, Estonians are like.