8 March, 2019

EL USO DE LA HIPÉRBOLE EN ESPAÑOL

¡CÓMO EXAGERAMOS EN ESPAÑOL GRACIAS A LA HIPÉRBOLE!   Los españoles tenemos fama de ser muy exagerados; es decir, aumentamos o disminuimos excesivamente algunas circunstancias o características cuando hablamos. En el lenguaje esta exageración se conoce como hipérbole en español. Nos gusta ser expresivos aunque lo que digamos no sea real. Y lo hacemos a […]

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22 January, 2019

HOW TO SPEAK SPANISH

How to speak Spanish with our Online Spanish Programs: 7 proven principles to ‘Rock your Spanish’   Perhaps you’re considering learning Spanish or are brushing up on what you learned years ago.   Studies show that what makes it difficult for adults to learn a new language is their reception to sounds. However, having a good […]

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28 November, 2018

Use Cognates to Learn Spanish

What is a cognate and how can you use it to learn Spanish?   Many English words and Spanish words have Latin or Greek roots and the same meaning. These words are called cognates. The Spanish language borrows many English words and, vice versa, English borrows many Spanish words. By knowing a few simple rules, […]

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25 November, 2018

Learning Spanish Language as an Adult

How is learning Spanish as an adult?   At first, learning Spanish as an adult seems a big dare.   When you are a child in school, it generally seems fairly easy to learn things and retain the information that you have been given. After all, most children spend anywhere from 7 to 8 hours […]

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25 November, 2018

How much time should I dedicate to learn Spanish?

A real estimation of time to learn Spanish   To know a real estimation of time to learn Spanish, we need to differentiate between input and output learning:   INPUT LEARNING:   It is the time you spend listening to the radio or podcasts in Spanish, learning with Duolingo, watching Spanish Netflix series or Youtube […]

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Words in spanish

20 November, 2018

1000 Most Common Words in Spanish

The top 1000 most frequently used words in Spanish   Learning a language is never an easy task. However, it’s not nearly as hard as we all make it out to be. Learning the 1,000 most common words in Spanish is a reasonable goal to push yourself toward learning Spanish. Focus your efforts on these […]

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3 October, 2018

WHY STUDY SPANISH?

THE 4 MAIN REASONS TO STUDY SPANISH   There are currently about 559 million Spanish speakers. Here you will know the 4 main reasons to study Spanish and why you should join them.   1. Discover the world Deciding to learn Spanish is one of the best decisions you can make if you want to […]

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1 October, 2018

Spanish Survival: En un restaurante

Cómo pedir en un restaurante   ¡Buenas tardes! ¿Qué tal tus avances con el español? Esta semana en Spanish Survival aprenderemos cómo pedir comida, bebida y la cuenta en un restaurante, así como entender al camarero que nos atienda.   Son muchos los que viajan a países de habla hispana y necesitan una pequeña ayudita […]

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28 September, 2018

Spanish Survival: En una entrevista de trabajo

Cómo sobrevivir en una entrevista de trabajo   ¡Hola! Esta semana en Spanish Survival encontrarás preguntas y frases útiles para una entrevista de trabajo en español. Como ya sabes, en la sección Spanish Survival intentamos simular en español situaciones habituales de tu vida cotidiana. Así, podrás tener éxito y te expresarás con claridad. Por eso, […]

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Learning Spanish

10 August, 2018

Learning Spanish One-on-One

    When it comes to learning Spanish and other languages, some people prefer to learn online and some cannot think of a more terrorizing thing to do. In fact, certain individuals virtually insist that they take Spanish class where they can learn one-on-one. This does not involve learning online, nor does it involve going […]

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