Learn Brazilian Portuguese with Busuu
Learn to speak Portuguese
Learn how to speak Portuguese with a combination of our AI powered pronunciation exercises and dialogues made by our language experts. You can also try our conversation exercises and practice speaking with millions of Portuguese speakers from our community.
Complete Brazilian Portuguese course
We have over 80 units in our online Portuguese course. Choose the topics you're most interested in, whether it’s culture, food or travel. We focus mainly on teaching you Brazilian Portuguese, but we’ll be sharing some tips on European Portuguese as well!
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How can I motivate myself to learn Portuguese?
Create a Study Plan
Let us do the hard work! You decide when to learn and how much you want to learn, and we will create a personalized study plan for you to help you learn Portuguese quicker.
Try our Vocabulary Trainer
How many Portuguese words can you learn in one week? Challenge yourself and use our Vocabulary Trainer feature to help you memorize the new Portuguese words you’ve learnt.
Track your Fluency Score
Track your progress and see your fluency score improve over time. Don’t worry if you miss a day, we’ll keep you on track and motivated with a series of fun Portuguese exercises.
Why should you learn Portuguese
Portuguese is one of the most spoken languages in the world with over 200 million native speakers. It's the official language in Brazil making it the most used language in Latin America. So if you're planning to travel to or do business in Brazil, then Brazillian Portuguese is a very useful language to learn. Portuguese shares many similarity with the Spanish language, especially when it comes to vocabulary and grammar. So if you know one of these two languages, then it's likely that you'll be able to quickly master the other one too.
Remember that learning a language is a challenge and a long term goal. We’re here to help you reach that dream faster and easier. It doesn’t happen overnight, but once you know a language, you know it for life!
What you will achieve with our course
Whether you’re travelling to Rio de Janeiro for the Brazilian Carnival, building up your career, or learning Portuguese to better understand the culture, we’ve got you covered! Our lessons range from beginner to upper intermediate levels; you can start from any lesson or level and even get certified by McGraw-Hill Education when you progress to the next level. Learn how to say “how are you” and “thank you” in Portuguese, order a cup of coffee with a perfect Portuguese accent, tell a local about your hobbies, and share your opinions on a variety of topics.
Example topics in our course
- Beginner A1: Greeting people, work, hobbies, food & drinks and basic grammar
- Elementary A2: Conversations, school, holidays and meeting friends
- Intermediate B1: Job interviews, holidays, lifestyle, news and travel
- Upper Intermediate B2: Entertainment, world news, media and sharing opinions
Portuguese for Travel course
If you're planning to travel to Brazil soon and don't have time to complete the full course, we also offer a Portuguese for Travel course that will teach you some survival phrases to help you get around. Learn how to ask for directions, buy tickets and get recommendations from locals.
Learn Portuguese anytime, on your desktop and on your phone
Start learning Portuguese on your desktop. Pick it up later on your phone. You can even download lessons and learn Portuguese offline.