Mastering Portuguese 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 Galician might seem like a overwhelming thing to do. FSI has concluded that it takes 575-600 hours or 23-24 weeks in a class to learn the language. The difficulty point is 1.
You will most likely find people, who speaks Portuguese in Members of the European Union, Brazil, Portugal, Mozambique, Angola, Guinea-Bissau, East Timor, Macau, Verde Islands, São Tomé and Príncipe.
Number of native speakers is about 204,300,000.
Number of fluent speakers is about 300,300,000. The biggest country in which Portuguese is used as a native language is Portugal.
Native speakers of Galician are mostly from Galicia and are about 2,400,000 people.
Galician are spoken fluently by 2,500,000 people.
The language is spoken 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..
Portuguese came from Romance branch of the Indo-European language family.
Indo-European language of the Western Ibero-Romance branch is the origin of Galician language.