Easiest Portuguese Introduction

You probably don’t realize that you know some Portuguese. Well, Easiest Foreign Languages will reveal that you already know quite a bit of Portuguese, because many Portuguese words look like English.

Easiest foreign languages have many words similar to your native language.

For English-speakers, Portuguese is one of the easiest languages because it is one of the Romance languages [from Roman Latin] – which are Spanish, Portuguese, Italian, French, and Romanian – all of which have many words similar to English.

In each language, the parts similar to English can be called Easiest Portuguese, Easiest Spanish, Easiest French, Easiest Italian, and Easiest Romanian. These are the words of each language that are similar to English.

Each Easiest Foreign Language has thousands of words similar to English, including Portuguese.


Learning a foreign language is never EASY.

But some foreign languages are EASIER than others.

Portuguese, with many words like English, is one of the EASIEST.


1 -- In Portuguese some of the easiest words for English speakers are Portuguese spelled like English.

2 -- Portuguese Words Spelled Like English Somewhat are similar to English, but spelled somewhat differently than English -- although easily recognizable as clearly related to English.

3 -- Easiest Portuguese Phrases feature words similar to English that will enable you to understand what is meant.

4 -- Easiest Portuguese Sentences feature words similar to English that will enable you to understand what is meant.

5 -- Some Portuguese Needs No Translation because the words similar to English will enable you to understand what is meant.

6 -- Some Portuguese Phrases Need No Translation because the words similar to English will enable you to understand what is meant.

7 -- The easiest introduction to pronunciation of Portuguese is to pronounce the Portuguese words spelled like English, to hear how many are pronounced differently than English.

8 -- The very easiest Portuguese Pronunciations are Portuguese words spelled like English and also pronounced like English.


Many Portuguese words are spelled exactly like English. Even more Portuguese words are spelled slightly different than English, but still look related.

Discover how much you know about Easiest Portuguese just because you know English. You will recognize more Portuguese words than you realize.

Since so many Portuguese words resemble English, it makes sense to take advantage of your experience with those related words. If you are an English-speaker, you have spent years with these English words that resemble Portuguese words. You know how to pronounce them, what they mean, how to use them in conversation, all without thinking about them consciously. Think a thought and these words spring to mind. So will their Portuguese relatives, perhaps just a little more slowly.

Find out all the ways Easiest Portuguese is similar to English, before starting to struggle with the differences.

A thousand Portuguese words similar to English are easier to remember than ten foreign Portuguese words unrelated to English.

If you've traveled to countries like Japan or China with difficult languages much different than English, like Japanese or Chinese, you know how hard it is as an English speaker to learn and remember even a few of those foreign words in difficult languages unrelated to English.

Portuguese is similar to French, Spanish, Italian, and Romanian because all those languages originated from the Latin language brought by Roman colonists to each of those countries in Roman times.


In What’s New about Easiest Foreign Languages you’ll find exciting new possibilities for language learning that can help you.

After Easiest Portuguese on this web site, a good next step is the book ‘Portuguese in 10 Minutes a day.’


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