Hi galera!
Our Video Dica today is about means of transportation. In Portuguese, Meios de Transporte. Check this list:

Means of transportation in Portuguese

Carro Car
Táxi Taxi
Ônibus Bus
Trem Train
Metro Subway
Moto Motorcycle
Avião Airplane
Bicicleta Bicycle
Cavalo Horse
Foot

When using the means of transportation in a sentence, be careful with the preposition in Portuguese. You can use De or A. Let’s see a few examples:

Examples

Eu vou para o trabalho de trem.
I go to work by train.

Eles viajaram de avião para o Rio de Janeiro.
They travelled by airplane to Rio de Janeiro.

Nós andamos de bicicleta todo domingo em Copacabana.
We ride a bicyle every Sunday in Copacabana.

É mais barato andar de ônibus do que andar de táxi.
It’s cheaper to travel by bus than to travel by taxi.

Ela adora andar a cavalo.
She loves riding a horse.

Nossa escola é tão perto que você pode vir a pé.
Our school is so close that you can come on foot.

Most of the means of transportation us the preposition De except por Cavalo and . Now, let’s see the most common ones in Rio and the options you have to move around the city.

Means of transportation in Rio

Means of transportation in Portuguese. The Car. Brazilian Car. Gol.

Means of transportation in Portuguese. Taxi

Transportation in Rio de Janeiro. Bus line 161.

Transportation in Rio de Janeiro. Train. Supervia.

Transportation in Rio de Janeiro. Metro. Subway.

Bike. Motorcycle.

The bicycle. Students ride bicycles at Lagoa Rodrigo de Freitas.

So guys, the most comon one in Rio is the bus. And what about your country?
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PORTUGUESNOVO          espanhol4
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