In the era of globalization, one should speak different foreign languages. German is an advantage. Speaking German facilitates the entry in the international labor market. It improves your competences in logical thinking and opens new horizons through communication with German speakers all over the world. German is the most spoken language in Europe and the second most learned foreign language after English. Moreover, German is the second most used language on the internet.
Foreigners, who move to Brazil either temporarily or permanently, need to learn Portuguese. English or Spanish are not sufficient to live the full life in Brazil, to make friends, talk to Brazilians and get in touch with the culture. Moreover, Portuguese is the fifth most spoken language in the world. Most native speakers of Portuguese live in Brazil. Other countries are Portugal, Mozambique, Cape Verde, Angola, Guinea-Bissau or East Timor.