Top 10 phrases to learn on your Portuguese holiday
Portuguese often slips through the cracks for us Brits. Though not in the ranks of high school languages like French, Spanish and German, there are around 210 million native speakers. That’s because it’s the official language in nine countries, including Brazil, Angola, Cape Verde and of course Portugal itself.
If you’re heading over to that beautiful Mediterranean spot to the south, then it’s a good idea to memorise some basic Portuguese phrases. You never know when your smattering of the language could get you noticed amid a group of tourists who haven’t made the effort – that little bit of knowledge really goes a long way.
To help you along on your holiday to Portugal we’ve collected together the top 10 phrases that’ll mean you’re never lost for words.