What’s up, friends! How are you? You have already learnt about our marvelous cuisine and typical dishes, but now we are going to teach you more about other objects involved with eating! Have you ever stopped to think about how to ask for a fork in Portuguese? So today we will talk about cutlery and silverware in Portuguese, so next time you need a fork, a spoon or a knife you can just ask for it in Portuguese!
Verbs Related to Cutlery in Portuguese
Before we learn how to say fork in Portuguese and spoon in Portuguese, let’s take a look at some verbs that you might use when you are eating. And if you want to know how to order in a restaurant in Portuguese, click here.
|Pedir||Ask / Order|
|Colocar / Botar / Pôr||Put|
Knife, Spoon and Fork in Portuguese
Now we are going to talk about cutlery in Portuguese and other objects that we use whilst eating our everyday meals. Next time you come study Portuguese in Brazil, you will be the master of eating in restaurants in Portuguese!
|A taça||The cup|
|A colher de chá||Teaspoon|
|Sousplat / Jogo Americano||Placemats|
|O saleiro||Salt shaker|
|O palito de dente||Toothpick|
Time to Pronounce Fork in Portuguese!
Now that you’ve learned some new words related to cutlery in Portuguse, check out this video with Moisés. Don’t forget to repeat the words, so you’ll pronounce them properly. If you need, we have subtitles! To see more Dicas like this, check out our Youtube channel.
Exercise about the Knife, Spoon and Fork in Portuguese!
With the help of the video above, you’ll be able to complete this exercise. Here we have two columns: one with the name of the object and the other explaining the use of this object. You already know what to do next, right? Match the objects with their descriptions:
|( ) Prato||1- Usamos para beber vinho.|
|( ) Colher||2 – Usado para aperitivos, como uma sopa.|
|( ) Garfo||3 – Usamos para limpar o dente após comer.|
|( ) Faca||4 – Para pegar nossa comida e comer.|
|( ) Copo||5 – Para cortar a comida.|
|( ) Guardanapo||6 – Onde colocamos o suco para beber.|
|( ) O palito de dente||7 – Onde colocamos a comida.|
|( ) A taça||8 – Para limpar o rosto, quando nos sujamos.|
Hope you enjoyed our lesson for the day! See you in the next one!
|( 7 ) Prato||1- Usamos para beber vinho.|
|( 2 ) Colher||2 – Usado para aperitivos, como uma sopa.|
|( 4 ) Garfo||3 – Usamos para limpar o dente após comer.|
|( 5 ) Faca||4 – Para pegar nossa comida e comer.|
|( 6 ) Copo||5 – Para cortar a comida.|
|( 8 ) Guardanapo||6 – Onde colocamos o suco para beber.|
|( 3 ) O palito de dente||7 – Onde colocamos a comida.|
|( 1 ) A taça||8 – Para limpar o rosto, quando nos sujamos.|