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  • John Casper Branner

    Dr. Branner was a recognized authority on the geology of South American republics, especially Brazil, having organized and headed the Stanford Expedition to Brazil in 1911, among others. In 1910 he published this "little book", as the author himself calls it, for the use of English-speaking students who needed a fast and practical way of learning Portuguese. Contrary to the belief of many back then, John C. Branner claims that Brazilian Portuguese isn't "badly spoken Portuguese", and, even though using examples from both Portuguese and Brazilian writers, seems to give more proeminence to Brazilian Portuguese. (Summary by...read more

  • John Casper Branner

    Learn Portuguese Grammar In Days, Not Years! In this audiobook you will find chapters on the fundamentals of Portuguese grammar. Each chapter is designed to provide self-learners a complete yet compact learning material that will help them speak the language with ease in a very short time. This audiobook deals with the essential aspects of grammar including sentence construction and the different parts of speech. Language learners will find this audiobook an invaluable reference for learning the European and the Brazilian branches of the Portuguese...read more