1 de abril de 2020

How do you say… in English?

Legendas (de filme) – Subtitles Mick is glad he can now understand movies in Spanish without reading the subtitles. Filial – Branch Our company is planning […]
25 de março de 2020

How do you say… in English?

Terceirização – Outsourcing. Outsourcing of non-core activities is a usual practice among many companies nowadays. Capital de giro – Working capital. Working capital is essential in […]
18 de março de 2020

How do you say… in English?

Arroba (em endereços de e-mail) – At. A: What’s your e-mail address? B: It’s housecomidiomas at yahoo dot com dot b It’s housecomidiomas@yahoo.com.br Brega/cafona – Tacky […]
11 de março de 2020

Business World

Many people thought that the Internet would cause the death of the Book. For generations, the Book has been the medium for storage and communication of […]
4 de março de 2020


A new study in the journal Social Science and Medicine just discovered that people who read books live longer than people who don’t. Researchers at Yale University […]
26 de fevereiro de 2020

Compulsive Internet disorder

The Internet has become an important aspect of most people’s lives, because it’s used for communication, information, or entertainment. Billions of people around the world send e-mail, chat […]
19 de fevereiro de 2020

Men Hurt More in Bad Relationships

Most people think women are more affected when a relationship is over. According to a new study on over 1,000 break-ups, it is the opposite. Research […]
12 de fevereiro de 2020


The world is obsessed with fad diets and weight loss, yet few of us know how a kilogram of fat actually vanishes off the scales. Even […]
5 de fevereiro de 2020

Genetic Testing for Kids: Is It a Good Idea?

With the advent of new genetic tests, it’s increasingly easy to measure whether you’re predisposed to developing certain conditions — diabetes or breast cancer. For adults, […]