Gender in Spanish can determine meaning
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Gender in Spanish can determine meaning

As you already know, Spanish nouns have genders. This can be difficult for people whose mother tongue doesn’t have genders, but it makes learning Spanish extra confusing when you discover that sometimes changing the gender of a word can also change it’s meaning! Don’t worry, this doesn’t happen with all words, not even with most,...

5 May, 20215 May, 2021by
ASK FOR REPETITION IN THIS WAY IN SPANISH
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ASK FOR REPETITION IN THIS WAY IN SPANISH

  Learning Spanish is a matter of trial and error, but there are often many other difficulties along the way. It often happens that we do not understand something, some of the words, or something that has been said: if that is the case, you will always do the typical sentence ¿puedes repetir, por favor?...

16 April, 202116 April, 2021by
Some weird Spanish words that most spaniards are not ok with
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Some weird Spanish words that most spaniards are not ok with

Spanish, as most languages, is a living languages which means that it is constantly evolving and that is why learning Spanish can be so difficult. Some of these changes happen naturally, because the way we talk and pronounce certain words gradually change and other changes happen because of the influence of other languages, mostly English....

7 April, 20217 April, 2021by
IDEAS FOR LEARNING SPANISH ON YOUR OWN
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IDEAS FOR LEARNING SPANISH ON YOUR OWN

  Here are some ideas that can help you with your Spanish learning, while being fun and entertaining. Each person should find the one they like best and start as soon as possible: Spanish is not an easy language but by following these ideas you will finally be able to speak and write like a...

21 February, 202121 February, 2021by
SPANISH WORDS THAT DO NOT HAVE AN ENGLISH TRANSLATION
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SPANISH WORDS THAT DO NOT HAVE AN ENGLISH TRANSLATION

    Learning is Spanish makes us go out of our minds, and even more so when we cannot find a word in our native language that has the same meaning as the word in Spanish. To improve this process of learning, we propose a series of Spanish words with their meaning and their likely...

28 January, 202128 January, 2021by
SPANISH WORDS WITH THE SAME NAME, BUT DIFFERENT MEANING
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SPANISH WORDS WITH THE SAME NAME, BUT DIFFERENT MEANING

  To introduce the following topic, we ask you to reflect on the word banco and its possible meanings. As you know, the Spanish word banco can refer to different things, depending on the context in which this word is used. Thus, a banco (bench) is designed to sit on, but it is also the...

10 December, 202010 December, 2020by
REFLECTIONS AND GOALS IN YOUR LEARNING
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REFLECTIONS AND GOALS IN YOUR LEARNING

Studying a new language is not easy and even less so when it comes to Spanish. It is a tricky language both to speak and to write, and making mistakes is very easy, but do not worry, even native speakers sometimes make it wrong! In the coming article we would like to introduce you some...

18 November, 202018 November, 2020by
Funny false friends
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Funny false friends

  Many words in English are written the same, or almost the same, as in Spanish. So, planet equals planeta, or drug equals droga. If we follow this rule, what about actually? Is the Spanish equivalence actualmente? One of the difficulties we have when learning a new language other than our native one is the...

12 November, 202012 November, 2020by
Spanish sayings about houses: do you know what they mean?
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Spanish sayings about houses: do you know what they mean?

  Spanish sayings about houses: do you know what they mean?   Spanish has many sayings, like many other languages do. Learning Spanish sayings and what they mean is a good way to improve your Spanish, to learn more about Spanish culture and to impress your friends and teachers. Many sayings are grouped in semantic...

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