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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.


A Bananeira Caiu


Mas o facão bateu em baixo

Mayez o fah-KOWNH bah-TEH/OOH ehnh BAYE-shooh

But the machete hit below



A bananeira caiu

Ah bah-nah-NEY-rah kay-YOOH

The banana tree fell