By the book, all the words known and used by a Portuguese speaker make part of the Portuguese Vocabulary...
If you want to acquire Portuguese vocabulary quickly, start studying some Cognates (or Easy Words) - the Portuguese you didn't know you knew!
"Palavra de honra."
"I cross my heart."
A beleza está nos olhos de quem vê.
Beauty lies in the eyes of the beholder.
Onde digo digo, não digo digo, digo Diogo.
Onde digo Diogo, não digo Diogo, digo digo!
All our dreams can come true, if we have the courage to pursue them.
Got it? It is not necessary for you to memorize hundreds and hundreds of Portuguese words. According to the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary, “by the age of two a child will have a vocabulary of about 200 words.”
So, with just a hundred words you can express a huge variety of ideas, as you will learn by taking our Portuguese Lessons.
Give it a try! J