Working with your hands in Brazil is also associated with the lower economic classes.
11) Brazilian men and women oftentimes do not know how to fix things or are impractical due to cheap labor and being catered to all their lives.
Many are still raised to get married and have children as their first focus and have a career as a secondary pursuit-a necessary evil.
However, that pattern is changing with the younger generations, who are now investing more in their careers.
Many Brazilians when coming to the US for the first time do not even know how to pump gas-having had gas station servers all their lives.
Women particularly, are sometimes not very practical when it comes to daily life and expect you to do all the dirty work for her 12) Brazilian women expect the man to be a gentleman.
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"Here are some general pointers (which I repeat may not apply to all Brazilian and Latin women): 1)There is a strong sense of family in Brazil. People tend to live close to Mom and Dad, aunts and uncles. Divorce rates unfortunately are growing, so this may change. Children live with their parents until they get married.
6) Women are raised to be feminine, to do girly things (they may have piano and ballet lessons, not play baseball or rough sports, for example).
Married people or people in committed relationships do not go out on “Boys Night Out” or “Girls Night Out” where they can flirt with other people.
Men might play soccer with their buddies in the afternoon, women might have a coffee and go shoppping with their female friends but they do not go out at night and leave their partner alone at home.
Therefore, Brazilians from African descent became part of the struggling poor in Brazil-they have had a harder time getting education and good jobs.
Fortunately, this situation has improved, and Brazilians aren realizing how nefarious racism is.