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Porto Town

portuguese town words

o andar n. floor, storey
o arco n. arch
o assento n. seat
atravessar a rua to cross the road
barato adj. cheap, inexpensive
a barbearia n. barber's (shop)
o beco sem saída dead end, cul-de-sac
a biblioteca n. library
de boa/alta qualidade (of) good/high quality
o cabeleireiro n. hairdresser's, hair(dressing) salon
a cabine telefónica telephone box/booth
a caixa registadora n. cash register, till
a câmara municipal town hall
cansar-se v. to get/grow tired
o canteiro de obras building site
o cesto n. basket
o circo n. circus
dar um passeio to go for a walk
o desconto n. discount
encontrar-se (com) v. to meet, to meet up (with)
o engarrafamento n. traffic jam
a escada rolante escalator
escolher v. to choose
a esquadra de polícia police station
a estátua n. statue
estreito adj. narrow
fazer fila (para) to queue (for), to queue up (for)
a fonte n. fountain
o freguês (-esa -eses, esas) n. customer
a igreja n. church
ir às compras to go shopping
ir para casa to go home
a joalharia n. jeweller's (shop), jewellery shop
largo adj. wide, broad
a liquidação (-ões) n. (clearance) sale
a livraria n. bookshop
a loja n. shop
a loja de brinquedos toyshop
de má/baixa qualidade (of) poor/low quality
o mapa n. map
o marco do correio postbox, pillar box
a mercearia n. grocer's (shop)
a mesquita n. mosque
a moeda n. coin; currency
a montra n. (shop) window
o monumento n. monument
movimentado adj. busy; lively
novo em folha brand new
a padaria n. baker's (shop), bakery
pagar com cheque to pay by cheque
a papelaria n. stationer's (shop), stationery shop
o parque de estacionamento n. car park
a passagem subterrânea subway, underpass
o passeio n. pavement; walk; ride, drive
a pastelaria n. cake/pastry shop
o peão (-ões) n. pedestrian
a pechincha n. bargain, good buy
a peixaria n. fish shop, fishmonger's (shop)
perder-se v. to get lost, to lose one's way
os perdidos e achados lost property
a placa de sinalização road sign, signpost
o portão (-ões) n. gate
em promoção on (special) offer
provar v. to try (on)
o quartel dos bombeiros n. fire station
o quiosque n. kiosk, news(paper) stand
o recibo n. receipt
o reembolso n. refund, reimbursement
o rés-do-chão n. inv. ground floor
de segunda mão second-hand
a sinagoga n. synagogue
o talho n. butcher's (shop)
a torre n. tower
o túnel (-eis) n. tunnel
Created by: usch64
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