Tip 35. When l is r and vice-versa

In some words, the difference between Portuguese and Spanish is an l that becomes an r and vice-versa.

Sound Brazilian! Remember these common words and the l / r difference from Spanish.

English Spanish Portuguese
white blanco branco
silver plata prata
dish plato prato
beach playa praia
south sur sul

Example:
English: I like the white sand on the beaches in the south.
Spanish: Me gusta la arena blanca de las playas en el sur.
Portuguese: Eu gosto da areia branca das praias do sul.