Portuguese

Brazil Beckoning

As the Brazilian economy booms, opportunities for Portuguese speakers abound, and picking it up may be easier than you think.BahiaWhile many think of Rio or the jungles of the Amazon when they picture Brazil,...

The Portuguese Leviathan

Kristal Bivona explores the natural and cultural diversity of BrazilWake up and smell the cafezinho. The world is finally recognizing that Brazil is half of Latin America and potentially the next world superpower. Students...

Demand for Portuguese on the Rise

Influx of Portuguese Learners Reveals Hole in MarketAs language departments are downsized, or cut altogether in U.S. universities, the demand for Portuguese is growing. Although Portuguese has always been an important world language, it...

Portuguese

Portuguese ( português (help·info) or língua portuguesa) is a Romance language that originated from a fusion of the dialect spoken in what is now Galicia and northern Portugal with closely related dialects spoken in...