Spanish Vocabulary: Intro to Spanish Transition Words
Once you've learned the basics of Spanish, it's time to make your sentences flow! Read on as tutor Bonnie T. explains the importance of transition words...
Hola! Gracias por leer mi blog! If youve already started Spanish lessons, then you know these sentences mean, Hello! Thank you for reading my blog!
My intermediate Spanish students frequently ask me how they can take their Spanish skills to the next level or sound just a bit more natural. One simple way to do this is to
Spanish Vocabulary: Phrases for Daily Activities
When you're learning a new language, using basic vocabulary throughout your day is a great way to make progress. Especially if you're teaching Spanish to kids, common phrases and words are easy to learn and easy to incorporate into your daily activities, from the moment you wake up (Buenos días) to getting ready for bed (Que descanses)!
To get you started, our friends at Spanish Playground shared a helpful printable of common Spanish phrases to use with kids, which can be printed out and
Culture Shock: Life in Spain vs. Life in the U.S. [Infographic]
Spain is a popular country to travel to for pleasure, for school, or even for a permanent move! But before you go, it's smart to research the differences in culture, traditions, and daily life, so you know what to expect. Read on as Spanish tutor Joan B. explains...
A diverse country filled with delicious dishes, rich cultural offerings, and plenty of fun, Spain is a country that will delight, amaze, and inspire you.
And as anyone who has traveled abroad knows, no two countries a
10 Important Differences Between Spanish & Portuguese
The 2016 Summer Olympics are coming up in August, and this year Rio de Janerio, Brazil hosts the games. For language-learners everywhere, it's a great time to explore Portuguese, their official language!
And if you're already learning Spanish, you're at an advantage. There are a lot of similarities between the two languages -- in fact, there's even a name for speaking a mixture of the languages to help speakers of different backgrounds communicate (Portuñal or Portunhol, in Spanish and Po
4 Quick & Simple Rules for Using Spanish Accent Marks
As you learn Spanish, youll come across rules that are important for writing. In this article by tutor Jason N. youll learn all about Spanish accent marks and when to use them
When I started learning Spanish back in 2008, I ignored accent marks when they appeared. I didnt know what they meant, and I didnt know how to use them correctly. I guess I just assumed that my word processor would help me automatically place them when I typed in Spanish and that I didnt need them to fully und