Portuguese is growing in popularity and we have recently seen an increase in the number of enquiries for Portuguese lessons. With over 200 million Portuguese speakers in the world it is the third most spoken language in the western hemisphere and the most spoken language in the southern hemisphere. It is the official language of ten countries including Portugal, Brazil, Mozambique, Angola and Cape Verde. The strengthening of the Brazilian economy is creating huge potential for growth, making Portuguese an excellent choice of language to learn particularly for business.
According to UNESCO "Portuguese along with Spanish are the fastest growing European languages after English.”
• To communicate more easily with Portuguese relatives, friends or colleagues.
• For business and work purposes – to take advantage of a growing economy (Brazil).
• To emigrate or retire to Portugal or Brazil.
• To learn a new language for holidays and foreign travel.
• Simply for pleasure, a new hobby or an exciting new challenge.
These lessons are ideal for employees who deal with clients and offices in Portugal or Brazil. The aim of these courses is to help you use Portuguese in a day-to-day business environment and to improve your skill set in the target language. The Portuguese tutor will teach you skills such as making a phone call, sending an email, giving a presentation in Portuguese and perhaps most importantly tips on understanding native Portuguese speakers. The course can focus on and cover vocabulary suited to a specific industry.
If you would like to find out more about our Portuguese tuition contact us or call (01733) 573467 / 07870699404.