There are compelling reasons to learn European Portuguese. Spoken primarily in Portugal, European Portuguese is significantly different from Brazilian Portuguese in terms of accent, pronunciation, vocabulary and level of formality. European Portuguese will of course be more useful if you plan to work or travel in Portugal, or want to use Portuguese in Europe. It will also open you the doors of ravishing and welcoming Portugal. Cactus offers immersive European Portuguese language holidays in Portugal as well as evening courses in the UK and private tuition all over the world.
You can learn European Portuguese in 3 different cities in Portugal: Faro, Lisbon and Porto. Lisbon – Portuguese’s Capital is one of the most popular choices amongst Portuguese language students. If you are looking for somewhere sunny, then Faro in Algarve would be the best option. Finally, Porto in the north of Portugal is a great place to learn European Portuguese and discover the beauty of the region.
Portugal is a small country so regardless of you choose to go, you can visit the other cities or combine multiple locations on your Portuguese language journey.
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With so many language courses and learning options available ranging from immersive Portuguese courses to online Portuguese courses, it is often difficult to know where to start your European Portuguese language learning journey. It’s important to assess which type of language course or combination of courses is the most appropriate for you. So find out what is it like to take a beginners language course and what are the best ways to start learning European Portuguese.
Are you at beginner level or advanced level? You can check your European Portuguese language level for free! Test your level with our online Portuguese language level test. Find out which level is right for you before you book!
Cactus offers 10-week group evening language courses in Portuguese across the UK.
A private course in European Portuguese is flexible, convenient and effective. Your European Portuguese classes can take place anywhere in the world. European Portuguese Lessons will be tailor-made to your personal needs and interests, enabling you to make rapid progress. Find out more about private European Portuguese courses or send us an email with your requirements.