Which counter do I go to to change money?

A que balcão me dirijo para trocar dinheiro?

I would like to change some travellers' cheques, please.

Queria trocar alguns traveller's cheques, se faz favor.

Is there commission?

Há comissão?

What's the exchange rate for Pounds Sterling?

Qual é a taxa de câmbio da libra esterlina?

Where do I have to sign?

Onde tenho de assinar?

What is today's date?

Que dia é hoje?

What time does the bank open?

A que horas abre o banco?

What time does the bank close?

A que horas fecha o banco?


Is the post office open tomorrow?

Os correios estão abertos amanhã?

How much does it cost to send a letter to Germany, please?

Quanto custa mandar uma carta para a Alemanha, se faz favor?

Three stamps at 2F50 each, please.

Três selos de 50 escudos, se faz favor.

Where is the post box?

Onde é o marco do correio?

What time is the next collection?

A que horas é a próxima recolha?

Will you weigh this parcel for me, please.

Pode pesar esta encomenda, se faz favor?


I need to telephone England.

Preciso de telefonar para Inglaterra.

It's the first time I have used a telephone in Portugal.

É a primeira vez que uso um telefone em Portugal.

Where is the telephone directory?

Onde está a lista telefónica?

I would like to reverse the charges.

Queria fazer a chamada a pagar no destinatário.

I have been cut off.

A chamada caiu.

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Helpful phrases for Shopping in Portugal; Shopping Vocabulary;
Numbers in Portuguese;
A guide to Portuguese Pronunciation;

Vocabulary Lists: Portuguese > Money & Banks > Vocabulary
Dealing with Money and Going to the Bank;
Posting Letters and Parcels and Going to the Post Office;
Using the Telephone;

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