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falar



falar
to talk


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Portuguese > English
falar
     1. v. (intransitive) to speak; to talk (to say words out loud)
           Para de falar. - Stop talking.
     2. v. (by extension) to communicate by any means
           Falamo-nos por correio. - We communicate by mail.
     3. v. to say something
           Para de falar bobagens. - Stop saying nonsense.
     4. v. (followed by preposition com) to talk to
           Estou falando com você - I'm talking to you.
     5. v. (followed by preposition para, or preceded by objective personal pronoun) to tell (to convey by speech)
           Vou falar para você. - I’m going to tell you.
     6. v. to speak (to be able to communicate in a language)
           Em Portugal se fala português. - In Portugal they speak Portuguese.
Portuguese > Portuguese
falar
     1. Verbo. emitir sons com significado coerente segundo uma convenção linguística qualquer
     2. Verbo. ter a capacidade de se expressar em um idioma:
           Você fala alemão?
     3. Verbo. usar o dom da fala
     4. Verbo. (Trás-os-Montes) namorar
English > Portuguese
talk
     1. Verbo. conversar
           They talked about something. (Eles conversaram sobre alguma coisa)

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