Education
Talking about school is a great conversation starter. But it is not easy. In the beginning, it's best to keep it simple.
Brazilians struggle to talk about about their education.
Most students want to talk about universities, departments, graduations, etc. The problem that educational systems in the US and Brazil have a lot of differences.
English:
What did you study in school?
Português
O que você estudou na faculdade?
English:
I studied business administration.
Português
Estudei administração.
English:
What's your major?
Português
Em que você se formou?
English:
I have a degree in Law.
Português
Eu sou formada em Direito.
English:
I graduated in Political Science.
Português
Eu sou formado em Ciências Políticas.
English:
I have a Bachelor's degree (B.A) in International Relations.
Português
Eu tenho um bacharelado em Relações Internacionais.
English:
I studied Brazilian Literature in undergrad.
Português
Eu estudei Literatura Brasileira na faculdade.
English:
I'm getting my Master's in Architecture.
Português
Eu estou fazendo um mestrado em Arquitetura e Urbanismo.
English:
I have a Master's Degree in Biology.
Português
Eu tenho um mestrado em Biologia.
English:
I'm pursuing my doctorate in Finance.
Português
Eu estou fazendo um doutorado em Economia.
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