Learning Portuguese is a priority for me now. This language somehow resonates deeply with me. The learning experience is unlike any other language I have been learning over the last five years or so. This may also be due to the couse itself, Assimil ‘Le Portugais Sans Peine,’ which is in my view the best of all Assimil courses, very well-done, with excellent narration and lots of humor interspersed. (The humor is well-placed given that some grammatical features such as the conditional and the future tense are quite unusual and require lots of repetition.