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Autor:  PPAULO
E-mail:  não-disponível
Data:  31/OUT/2017 1:12 AM
Assunto:  Bloco
Mensagem:  For (international) mail comparative sake I would say that you could make it:
Fran, (number/ # ) 2, Apartment Block 3. 

Or even 
Fran, Ap. # 2, Apartment Block 3.  (or "Block" for short).
Or "Apartment Building 3" (American way).

But, it´s advisable that when you send mail to another country that you put your address in the Brazilian way, it´s a Brazilian mailman that will bring your letter or parcel, and chances are that he doesn´t know the intrincacies of international addresses, mainly with Brazilian addresses (a novelty for him).

Even if you live in a "bloco" (kind of novelty here, perhaps it was influence of Canada) multi-family building and condos (that is the closest to the buildings and condos back here that we call "blocos").  Even so, we could put it in Portuguese.

Just a thought here, we know that it´s ultimately up to you after all.




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 English Made in Brazil -- English, Portuguese, & contrastive linguistics
Bloco  –  Gissele  25/OUT/2017, 5:13 PM
Bloco  –  Josi  27/OUT/2017, 5:37 PM
Bloco  –  Fran  28/OUT/2017, 5:40 PM
Bloco  –  Gissele  30/OUT/2017, 12:56 PM
 Bloco  –  PPAULO  31/OUT/2017, 1:12 AM
Bloco  –  Thomas USA  11/FEV/2018, 1:36 AM

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