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Cape Verde Language

Cape Verde: The Islands are an archipelago of ten islands, located off the coast of West Africa. This is one of the smallest countries of Africa. The population is mostly Creole; literacy is 85%. The official language is Portuguese, while Cape Verdean Creole is the everyday language.

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The idyllic islands of Cape Verde

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It means “faith in God” in kriolu, a language spoken in the tropical island of Cape Verde

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Cape Verde. Our (Brazilian) Portuguese courses:

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The Cape Verde islands consist of two small (volcanic in origin) archipelagos, about 400 miles off the western coast of Africa. These once uninhabited islands were first discovered by the ancient Phoenicians, then later colonized and exploited by the Portuguese, beginning in the 15th century. In the 16th century the islands became an infamous trading center for African slaves, and eventually, an important stopping point for transatlantic sea traffic in the 19th century.

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Cape Verde is an island located in western Africa, near Senegal. Cape Verde is divided in 10 little islands and the capital of Cape Verde is called Praia. The language that is spoken are Portuguese and Criolo(a combination of African and Portuguese language)

By Ana Santos Silva Bom dia! (‘Good morning!’) Portuguese is the 5th most spoken language in the world, especially due to the Portuguese colonization across South America and Africa, during the XV and XVI centuries. It is an official language of eight countries, Portugal, Brazil, Mozambique, East Timor, Angola, Guinea-Bissau, São Tomé and Principe, and Cape Verde, which form the Community of...

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Cape Verde: Language, Literature, and Music (Portuguese Literary and Cultural Studies) by Ana Mafalda Leite