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Author Ganho, Ana Sofia.
Title Using Portuguese : a guide to contemporary usage / Ana Sofia Ganho, Timothy McGovern.
Imprint Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2004.

Subject Portuguese language -- Usage.
Romance languages.
Alt Name McGovern, Timothy Michael, 1965-2006.
Description 1 online resource (xi, 261 pages)
Note Includes index.
Contents Cover; Half-title; Series-title; Title; Copyright; Contents; Abbreviations; Acknowledgments; 1 Introduction; 2 Written expression; 3 Vocabulary; 4 Nouns and adjectives; 5 Verbs; 6 Reported speech; 7 Pronouns and articles; 8 Adverbs; 9 Comparatives and superlatives; 10 Interrogatives; 11 Fields of meaning -- vocabulary extension; 12 Portuguese for Spanish speakers; Index of Portuguese words.
Summary This is a guide to Portuguese usage (Brazilian and European) for students who have acquired the basics and wish to extend their fluency and confidence. It gives special attention to those areas of vocabulary and grammar which cause most difficulty to English-speakers, and to questions of style and register.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 0511189001 (electronic bk.)
9780511189005 (electronic bk.)
9780511648076 (electronic bk.)
0511648073 (electronic bk.)
9781139168731 (electronic bk.)
1139168738 (electronic bk.)
0521796636 (paperback)
9780521796637 (paperback)
9780511187162
0511186231
9780511186233
9780521796637
0511187165
OCLC # 191953014
Additional Format Print version: Ganho, Ana Sofia. Using Portuguese. Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2004 (DLC) 2003046035