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The format works like this:
The lyrics in Portuguese are in bold
The phonetic spelling for pronunciation is in italics with the STRESSED SYLLABLES IN ALL CAPITALS with syllables se-pa-ra-ted by dash-es
The English translation is in regular text
Brought this one back in my suitcase. Enjoy!
No Fundo do Mar
For this song, the chorus and solo are the same in their basic format.
No fundo do mar tem pedra
Nooh FOOHN-dooh dooh mahrh tehnh PEH-drah
On the bottom of the sea there are rocks
Embaixo da pedra tem areia
Ehnh-BAYE-shooh dah PEH-drah tehnh ah-REY-ah
Underneath the rocks there is sand
Onde mora Iemanjá
OHN-deeh MOH-rah yay-mahn-ZHAH
Where Iemanjá lives
Minha mãe, minha sereia
MEEHNH-yah maye, MEEHNH-yah seh-RAY-ah
My mother, my mermaid