Mastering Galician will take from you 575-600 hours or 23-24 weeks in a class according to FSI. Difficulty category for mastering it is evaluated 1 point.
Learning Tetum might seem like a overwhelming thing to do. FSI has concluded that it takes 1100 hours or 44 weeks in a class to learn the language. The difficulty point is 2.
You will most likely find people, who speaks Galician in Some border zones of the neighboring Spanish regions of Asturias and Castile and León, Spain, Puerto Rico, the United States, Switzerland and elsewhere in Europe..
Number of native speakers is about 2,400,000.
Number of fluent speakers is about 2,500,000. The biggest country in which Galician is used as a native language is Galicia.
Native speakers of Tetum are mostly from Indonesia and are about 500,000 people.
Tetum are spoken fluently by 550,000 people.
The language is spoken in Indonesia, Rote and West Timor East Timor.
Galician came from Indo-European language of the Western Ibero-Romance branch.
Malayo-Polynesian branch of the Austronesian language family is the origin of Tetum language.