Portuguese is spoken in Brazil. .
Spanish is spoken in all the other 18 Latin American Countries.
But the BrazilianPortuguese and the Latin American Spanish are much different from that of Portugal and Spain. The Latino Spanish and Portuguese are more expressive, vibrant and musical. Even within Latin America there are different accents, vocabularies and special meanings for some words between the different countries. The Colombian Spanish is said to be the most authentic. The Argentine spanish is distinct in pronounciation of some words.
Portuguese and Spanish are similiar and people can, by and large, understand each other .
Spanish and Portuguese Phrases for Travellers
These two sites have basic phrases for travel, shopping and day- to- day needs.
Translation and Interpretation services in India
Indo-Hispanic Language Academy,
164/10/3, Lake Gardens, Kolkata, West Bengal 700045
Director- Dibyajyoti Mukhopadhyaya
This academy is very active with a number of regular literary events besides running language courses.
Modlingua Learning pvt Ltd
Ravi Kumar, Director is knowledgeable on Latin America. He is president of Indian translators Association
- Hispanic Institute of India, has centres in delhi,Gurgaon, mumbai, Chennai and bangalore
- Head office & Northern Regional Centre
Associated Center of Instituto Cervantes, Spain,
D-59 Hauz Khas - New Delhi – 110016
91-11-26968043 / 26968016 - 9871308911
- Western Regional Centers
Mimi building - G 2, G.Floor, Plot 19 - 1st Road, TPS IV - Almeida Park, Bandra West - Mumbai 400 050
91-22-56827396 / 26403948 - 9819299471
- Southern Regional Centers
Karnataka, Bangalore - First Floor - 14, Albert Street - Bangalore 560 025
91-80- 41479175 / 2222 6423 - 9341928300
- Tamil Nadu, Chennai
No.3 , Nimmo Road - San Thome - Chennai – 600 004
Tel :91–44-24614850 / 52 - 9840512514
Institute of Spanish Studies
No. 44/8, Second Floor, Above Raga’s Skin Clinic,
Puttenahalli, J P Nagar,7th Phase,
Near Brigade Millennium Signal
Bangalore, Karnataka 560078
Contact : +91 9538657181 /+91- 9480208123 / +91-80-41116473
Vasant Kunj, New Delhi-110070
Phone : +91 8826236699 / 9868330995
ILF Corporate Spanish teaching institute
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- JNU New Delhi
firstname.lastname@example.org - Tel: 9871851543
Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan
Kasturba Gandhi Marg, New Delhi - 110001
Tel. : + 91 - 11 -23386617 / 23389942 / 23070195 / 23070911
Fax : + 91 - 11 - 23382003
- Simran Maira
Tel: +91 120 4319187 - Fax: + 91 120 4319187 - Mobile: + 91 9811210488
- Anil Dhingra
tel: 26196002 and 26103969. Mobile: 09810215243.
- Ashok Jain
He speaks Argentine spanish and has lived in Buenos Aires
mail: email@example.com - Tel: 9810119734
Bhavna Gautam Richards
she has worked in Latin American embassies in India and has lived in Caracas
6026/4, Sector D-6, Santushti Apartments Vasant Kunj New Delhi - 110070 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Cell no. + 91 9810211652
Prabha S. Dixit - Chennai
Ph: +91 96998 44418
She has lived in Mexico. Her husband Kamalesh Sekhar is with 3 D Consultancy company which promotes business and investment between Indian and latin American companies. He had earlier worked with Arcelor Mittal in mexico.
Arcen Mukherji - Kolkatta
Interpretation and trade facilitation service at Chennai
Preeti Pant and Kundan Kannan- they promote business too..
Academic Centres on Latin America.
Centre of Spanish, Portuguese, Italian & Latin American Studies
- Jawaharlal Nehru University
New Mehrauli Road - New Delhi 110 067
Tel.: 0112671 7676, 0112671 7557
Dr Abdul Nafey
Department of Germanic & Romance Studies
- University of Delhi
Prof Minnie Sahney, head of spanish dept
University Road - Delhi 110 007
Tel.: 0 112766 7725 - Fax: 0 112766 7126
Centre for Latin American Studies, Jamia Milia University, New delhi
Dean Ms Sonya Gupta
Centre for Brazilian Studies, University of Goa
Centre for Hispanic Studies
- Central Institute of English & Foreign Languages,
Hyderabad -500007, Andhra Pradesh
Phone: 040-7098131, Fax : 040-7098402
Email : email@example.com