Portuguese Is Spoken in 9 Countries
Portuguese is spoken officially in eight other countries too, including: Brazil, Cape Verde, Angola, Guinea Bissau, Mozambique, Principe, Soa Tome, and Equatorial Guinea.
In total, this is 236 million people! In fact, Portuguese is the 6th most spoken language in the world. It is the 3rd most spoken language in the western hemisphere. And, it is the most spoken language in the southern hemisphere.
Here are some simple words to start you speaking Portuguese:
Hello = Olá
Goodbye = Adeus
Yes = Sim
No = Não
Maybe = Talvez
Thankyou = Obrigado (male)/ Obrigada (female)
Please = Por favor
Sorry = Desculpe
How are you? = Como está?
What’s your name? = Como te chamas?
I don’t speak Portuguese = Eu não falo Português