Interesting facts about Portuguese:

  • Approximately 230 million people speak Portuguese.
  • Most of them live in Brazil, which was a Portuguese colony in the past.
  • Portuguese is the official language in Portugal, Brazil, Angola, Mozambique, Sau Tuma and more.
  • Portuguese is one of the most influential languages worldwide. Specifically, it is the 9th most influential one.
  • Portuguese is the language of the music enthusiasts, the language of the Samba and the famous carnival. It was used by well known poets like Saramago, Kaumuash and Pasua.