This map focuses specifically on Brazil when looking at the languages currently spoken there, This shows how being a colony of Portugal greatly affected Brazil even to this day.The locations of the other languages are what interest me, it would seem to the casual observer that yes the Portuguese were able to spread across most of Brazil but it seems like there may have been remote sections they were not able to access.
Argentina=2nd largest country in South America, 8th largest in the world. Currency is peso. Cities: capital Bueno Aires, Cordoba, Rosario, Mendoza. Language: Spanish. Shares borders with Chile, Brazil, Bolivia, Paraguay, & Uruguay.
Accelerated Introductory Portuguese for Spanish Speakers covers the basics of Portuguese grammar and presents selected cultural aspects of the Lusophone world, with special emphasis on Brazil. Designed as an intensive introductory course equivalent to Portuguese I and II, it is a Portuguese course for native speakers of Spanish or speakers of other languages who have a native-like command of Spanish.
Colloquial Portuguese of Brazil :: <P>This new and completely revised edition of <EM>Colloquial Portuguese of Brazil</EM> provides a step-by-step course in Portuguese as it is written and spoken in Brazil today. Combining a user-friendly approach with a thorough treatment of the language, it equips learners with the essential skills needed to communicate confidently and effectively in Brazilian Portuguese in a broad range of situations. No prior knowledge of the language is require...
Portuguese (Português) is a Romance language spoken by about 220 million people mainly in Portugal and Brazil (Brasil), and also in Angola, Mozambique (Moçambique), Cape Verde (Cabo Verde), Guinea-Bissau (Guiné-Bissau), São Tomé e Principe, East Timor (Timor-Leste), Equatorial Guinea and Macau. There are also communities of Portuguese speakers in Goa, Daman and Diu in India, and in Malacca in Malaysia. (...)