Conversation with Felipe, who speaks Portuguese and English.

What is your name and what languages do you speak?

Hi, my name is Felipe. I’ve been speaking English for twenty years, but my first language is Portuguese.

What is your favorite English Expression?

My favorite expressions is cowabunga dude! from the Ninja Turtles.

What is a sound you find hard to pronounce?

Words I had difficulty with [were] three – I used to say tree instead of three. Thank you – I used to say tank you. So little things like that, pronunciation.


  • Do you have a favorite catchphrase? What is it and who says it?