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Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? petroleum
A: it's already in English
but you can also say crude oil
bitumen
I just left what I know hope you will find a easy answer
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? petroleum
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Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? petroleum
A: Petroleum...


If you want to talk about the different types of petroleum, in the U.S. we say:
Gas
Diesel
Kerosene
etc

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Q: Por favor, mostra-me como pronunciar petroleum.
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Q: actually, I study English, I'm petroleum engineer and I need to learn faster English language because is very important for my job. soa natural?
A: I think it could be better if you say: I'm a petroleum engineer and I'm studying English, I need to learn it very fast because it is very important for my job.
Q: The petroleum prices ranged from 110 yen to 125 yen per a liter last year. soa natural?
A: Since you are not talking about one liter you should use "per liter" not "per a liter" (oops I should have marked "a little unnatural")

Also it might be easier to understand if you move the entire measurement unit ("yen per liter") outside the list:
"""
The petroleum prices ranged from 110 to 125 yen per liter last year.
"""
Q: the petroleum is a mix of chemical organic compounds, principally hydrocarbons. soa natural?
A: @debrrsk: You don't need to use "the" at the beginning when you're talking about petroleum in general. "The petroleum" means that you're talking about a specific amount of petroleum somewhere that you have already mentioned.

"The petroleum in the Middle East..." vs. "Petroleum is used as a source of energy.

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