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Portuguese for Jiu Jitsu: Task Based Learning

Task Based Learning (TBL) is a teaching method which requires students to complete a given task using the target language. Jiu-jitsu is a great place to apply this method. Let’s take a look at how the components of Task Based Learning apply to a typical jiu jitsu class. 

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Portuguese For BJJ: Body Parts

Learning body parts is essential to understanding or teaching a BJJ class in Portuguese. To teach a basic technique you only need to be able to string together basic sentences.

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AJP Tour Luanda: Disadvantages and Disputes

On March 27th, the Abu Dhabi AJP Tour touched down in Luanda with one of Angola’s most anticipated events of the year. However, not everyone who medaled, did so happily. Marinaldo Morais, a black belt from GF Team Angola, had referee issues with 2 of his matches. We all know you can rarely overturn a ref’s decisions, but there are ways for AJP tour’s Angolan counterparts to address these issues!

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