Portuguese Verbs (A2)

This course is for people who have completed Portuguese Intermediate (A2) or for people who are interested in structure of the Portuguese verbs. It will give you an overall understanding of the use of the verbs in the Portuguese language and a level of practice needed to pursue the study of Portuguese.


Tutor supplied material.


COURSE OUTLINE

  • The three verb conjugations – ar, -er, -ir
  • Regular verbs
  • Irregular verbs
  • Verbs with phonetic variations of the radical
  • Auxiliary verbs
  • The use of the indicative tenses
  • The use of the subjunctive tenses
  • The Personal Infinitive
  • The Imperative
  • Reflexive verbs
  • Pronominal conjugation
  • Verbs with prepositions
  • Active and Passive voices


PLANNED LEARNING OUTCOMES
By the end of this course, students should be able to:

  1. Develop knowledge and skills to be able to identify and use the correct mood, tense, and person of the verb in the context of a sentence.
  2. Increase understanding of the Portuguese verb structure and its application in the written and oral language.
  3. Develop skills to continue in the study of the Portuguese language.