Cristal Bittencourt

Digital Media Specialist | Blogger



What does “oxente” means?

November 19, 2018 | Blog

“Oxente” is a Brazilian expression. Have you heard of it before? Originated on the state of Bahia, “oxente” or “oxe”, for short, is part of the baianês (Bahia slang). But what is the meaning of this expression? “Oxente” suggests surprise, astonishment. In English, it would mean something similar to “what”, used in many different circumstances. The correct […]

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Don’t take your mental health for granted

March 14, 2018 | Blog

When you are preparing yourself to study abroad, one of the things you have to do is to take proficiency tests like IELTS and TOEFL. For the last year I’ve been studying and doing such tests (first IELTS and then TOEFL) and now I can finally say that I have succeeded on both. It may […]

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