What better way to represent cheerfulness, tension, expectation, anxiety, celebration other than through pictures. A nanosecond of a facial expression is frozen in an image, the World Cup is on the streets of Brazil, all represented in yellow and green.

Check our photo selection for these first days of Brazilian hope and optimism just with the thought of moving forward, aiming at the Gold trophey for the sixth time.

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A proud Brazilian teaching English in Brazil, interested in cultures, languages, people and lifelong learning.