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Portuguese

Portuguese is a language that has grammatical gender. There are masculine and feminine forms of words which are demonstrated below. Gender neutral language was used when possible.

Hello. My name is [__________].

Hello. My name is [__________].
Olá. Meu nome é [name].
OH-lah. MEE-oh NOH-meh eh [name].

I'm a medical student. (male speaker)

I'm a medical student. (male speaker)
Eu sou um estudante de medicina.
EE-oh soh oom es-too-DANH-chee jee meh-jee-SEE-nah.

I'm a medical student. (female speaker)

I'm a medical student. (female speaker)
Eu sou uma estudante de medicina.
EE-oh soh OOM-ah es-too-DANH-chee jee meh-jee-SEE-nah.

I'm a doctor. (male speaker)

I'm a doctor. (male speaker)
Eu sou um médico.
EE-oh soh oom MEH-jee-koh.

I'm a doctor. (female speaker)

I'm a doctor. (female speaker)
Eu sou uma médica.
EE-oh soh OOM-ah MEH-jee-kah.

I'm a nursing student. (male speaker)

I'm a nursing student. (male speaker)
Eu sou um estudante de enfermagem.
EE-oh soh oom es-too-DANH-chee jee en-fur-heh-MAH-jeen.

I'm a nursing student. (female speaker)

I'm a nursing student. (female speaker)
Eu sou uma estudante de enfermagem.
EE-oh soh OOM-ah es-too-DANH-chee jee en-fur-heh-MAH-jeen.

I'm a nurse. (male speaker)

I'm a nurse. (male speaker)
Eu sou um enfermeiro.
EE-oh soh oom en-fehr-MEH-roh.

I'm a nurse. (female speaker)

I'm a nurse. (female speaker)
Eu sou uma enfermeira.
EE-oh soh OOM-ah en-fehr-MEH-rah.

I'm a healthcare professional. (male speaker)

I'm a healthcare professional. (male speaker)
Eu sou um provedor de saúde.
EE-oh soh oom proh-ve-DOHR jeh sou-OU-jee.

Note: The direct translation is "I'm a healthcare provider."

I'm a healthcare professional. (female speaker)

I'm a healthcare professional. (female speaker)
Eu sou uma provedora de saúde.
EE-oh soh OOM-ah proh-ve-DOHR-ah jeh sou-OU-jee.

Note: The direct translation is "I'm a healthcare provider."

Nice to meet you.

Nice to meet you.
Prazer em conhecer.
prah-ZAIR eym kohn-eh-SAIR.

We're here to help you.

We're here to help you.
Estamos aqui para ajudar.
ehs-TAH-mohs ah-KEE PAH-rah ah-joo-DAHR.

One moment, I will get an interpreter.

One moment, I will get an interpreter.
Um momento, vou conseguir um intérprete.
oom moh-MEN-toh, voh kohn-sey-GEER oom in-TER-prey-chee.

Sorry, I don't speak Portuguese.

Sorry, I don't speak Portuguese.
Desculpe-me, eu não falo Português.
dis-KOOLP-mey, EE-oh noh FOUL-oh pohr-choo-GEYS.

I hope you feel better.

I hope you feel better.
Espero que você se sinta melhor.
ehs-PEH-roh kee voh-SEY sey SIN-tah MEY-yoor.

Goodbye.

Goodbye.
Tchau.
chou.