Translation of "about" - English-Portuguese dictionary


preposition uk /əˈbaʊt/

A1 relating to a particular subject

sobre, de
What was she talking about?

UK to or in different parts of a place

por, acerca de
We wandered about the town.
what/how about…?

A2 used to suggest something

que tal…?
What about some lunch?
what/how about…?

B1 used to ask for someone’s opinion on a particular subject

o que você acha de…?, e…?
What about this restaurant? Is it good?

(Translation of “about preposition” from the Cambridge English–Portuguese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)