Brazilian Portuguese expressions in songs: “Bezerra da Silva, Malandro é Malandro e Mané é Mané”

Illustration of Bezerra da Silva

Songs are a great way to learn Brazilian Portuguese expressions. In today’s post, we will see some expressions from Bezerra da Silva’s famous “Malandro é Malandro e Mané é Mané”.

The importance of learning local expressions

After attending classes of some foreign language, speaking with native speakers you may realize they are not always able to understand what you want to say. If you have ever met an exchange student trying to speak in your native language, you may have noticed too if that doesn’t sound very natural.