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 Wu might seem like a overwhelming thing to do. FSI has concluded that it takes 2200 hours or 88 weeks in a class to learn the language. The difficulty point is 3.
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 Wu are mostly from China and are about 80,000,000 people.
Wu are spoken fluently by 90,000,000 people.
The language is spoken in China and overseas communities with origins from Shanghai, Jiangsu and/or Zhejiang.
Portuguese came from Romance branch of the Indo-European language family.
Sino-Tibetan languages is the origin of Wu language.