|Languages of Brazil|
|National||Portuguese – 98%|
|Significant||English – 7%, Spanish – 4%, Hunsrik – 1.5%|
Can Portuguese speakers speak Spanish?
Conclusion: Do The Portuguese Speak Spanish? To answer quite simply: No. The Portuguese population doesn’t generally, speak Spanish, and with 7-10% of the Portuguese population being able to get by in Spanish, it’s not the most popular foreign language either.
Why Brazil doesnt speak Spanish?
The reason Brazilians speak Portuguese is because Brazil was colonized by Portugal, but the history is a bit more complex. In the 15th century, Spain and Portugal were the “big guns.” Columbus had discovered America for Spain, while Portugal was advancing along the African coast.
Can Pele speak English?
‘” Pelé, who didn’t speak English at the time, recalled to Esquire in 2016. “And I said, ‘My God. ‘”