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Fala Aí Team

FALA AÍ is a Portuguese course for foreigners created by Brazilians, the only one in Rio. Igor Felizzola is the creator, after working for two years teaching at another school, he decided to open his own school and invited his best friend Filipe to be his partner in this endeavor. Together and in the midst of a political crisis, we built without much resources and by giving classes in public places or at the student house, we managed to create a network of student friends who helped us a lot by referring us to new students.

Back to school

We are very excited to go back to school to study Portuguese. In that first moment we will have only private lessons and of course with all the safety and hygiene measures. Our face-to-face classes will be back next month,…

How to prepare for Celpe-Bras

Celpe-Bras

Celpe-Bras is the Portuguese language proficiency certificate for foreigners developed and awarded by the National Institute of Educational Studies and Research. It is applied in Brazil and other countries with the support of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Brazil.…

Отзыв от нашего студента Антона

Всем здравствуйте! Меня зовут Антон и мое познание Южной Америки началось с того, что впервые я приехал в Рио-де-Жанейро в 2015 году на работу по контракту. Я никогда раньше не интересовался этим континентом, но, конечно же, знал о хрустальной мечте…

Interview

We had an excellent conversation with Adree Wong. He is Chinese, is living in Rio de Janeiro and tells us a little about his experience. Why do you live in Rio de Janeiro?Because I teach Chinese at a university in…

Reading Tip

Today we bring you an incredible reading tip, Memórias Póstumas de Brás Cubas, a great classic of Brazilian literature. The book was launched in 1881 and written by Machado de Assis, one of the greatest Portuguese-language writers, considered by many…

Feijoada

Today we are going to talk about one of the most famous and traditional dishes of Brazilian cuisine. Feijoada is a dish that consists of a stew of black beans with various types of pork, such as: ear, legs, ribs,…