The Museum of Knowledge explores four effective ways to learn Portuguese.
Travel to Portugal or Brazil
Students may try and travel to a Portuguese-speaking country accompanied with with a simple phrase book. Portugal or Brazil are both great countries to visit as well as practice Portuguese even though the dialect in Brazil is slightly different to that of Portugal together with the accent and some vocabulary. Students should aim to learn Portuguese by memorizing a few words and phrases, personal greetings and simple task such as how to order in a restaurant. Nothing beats communicating with the indigenous population.
Explore language schools and online communities
Students can learn Portuguese effectively by exploring language schools and online communities. Through these mechanisms, students will be able to converse with individuals who will speak in Portuguese. Language learning schools and online communities offer a breadth of knowledge to students who wish to embrace the Portuguese language from a social as well as business perspective.
Learn Portuguese by pacing yourself
Students can learn Portuguese by pacing themselves. First, students can learn Portuguese on a basic level and then gradually skills can be perfected over time. These skills can include writing and reading in Portuguese as well as developing listening and speaking skills.
Taking classes in Portuguese
Taking classes in Portuguese enables students to improve their skills alongside their fellow language learners so that they can gain a real sense of achievement and be encouraged to learn Portuguese in a supportive group environment.