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Key Vocabulary

Carnival
Carnaval
Flesh
Carne
Parades
Desfiles
Sound
Sonido
Abstinence
Abstinencia

The Carnival of Brazil

Learn about Brazil's carnival.

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The Carnival of Brazil

Learn about Brazil's carnival.

Intermediate
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Brazil's carnival is one of the world's most celebrated and joyful events, and its fame is well-deserved! Carnival is full of music, color, samba, and fun.
The word carnival comes from the Latin Carne vale, which literally means "farewell to the flesh."

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