Even if you’d never heard about transition words before, you’d still be using them regularly in your everyday speech and writing.
Transition words are beautiful tools that help us to connect our ideas and give a natural flow to the rhythm of our speech—and they’re vital to learn to improve your Spanish fluency.
Keep reading to learn all there is to know about transition...Read More
What if I told you that the key to achieve your language learning goals resides in mastering the 18 Spanish tenses?
I’m not exaggerating—if you master today’s post, you’ll master all Spanish conjugations and with that, most of your current mistakes when writing and speaking in the language will be gone.
Keep reading to discover what the Spanish tenses are, how to...Read More
“We don’t need no education.”
Did you know that one of the most famous lyrics in the history of rock is grammatically incorrect?
What a bummer, right?
However, if Pink Floyd were a Spanish band suddenly this problem would simply go away.
Because in English double negatives aren’t considered correct, but we love double negatives...Read More
Señora vs señorita—that is the question, when referring to women in Spanish.
Really, this is one of the trickiest issues in the language, as it touches on delicate cultural assumptions. Trust me, you don’t want to mess this one up.
Today, we’ll learn why the señora vs señorita debate is so important in Spanish-speaking countries, the difference between the terms, and why...Read More
Have you ever come across weird symbols in Spanish? Perhaps you don’t know what they mean or how to write them?
Well, you’re not alone. Pretty much every Spanish student has gone through the same situation during their learning process. Part of learning Spanish is discovering these special characters and finding out how to use them.
Today, we’ll discuss why you need to learn the...Read More
Did you know that you can use a past participle as an adjective in Spanish?
That’s just one of the many uses of past participles, and today you’ll discover how easy it is to do it.
Don’t worry if you’re not sure what the past participle is or even what adjectives are. I’ll explain these terms and others that arise along the way.
By the end of this post, you’ll know...Read More
In your Spanish-learning process, chances are that you’ve faced some challenges while dealing with the subjunctive. The secret to mastering this mood is to simply start using it, instead of trying to understand exactly how it works. And you can achieve this by learning the subjunctive triggers!
Sometimes grammar rules are too dry. If you have a chance to put what you’re learning into...Read More
You probably know about the infinitive in English, but what is an infinitive in Spanish? That’s another question.
Infinitives play a crucial role in the way we construct sentences and express ourselves in Spanish. For this reason, in this post we’ll learn
what is an infinitive in Spanishwhat are the 3 types of infinitiveswhen you should use an infinitive in Spanish, and 6...Read More
Spanish prepositions are everywhere and we use them all the time—whether we realize it or not.
Prepositions are like the glue that holds language together. They allow us to connect words and express a lot of different ideas. Many prepositions you use in the languages you speak might go unnoticed, but it’s time to correct that!
Today, you’ll learn all there is to know about...Read More
Have you heard about language learning with Netflix software? It’s making life easier for language teachers and students around the world.
This Google Chrome extension takes the concept of “learning languages by watching movies” to a whole new level.
Language learning with Netflix builds on the idea that the best way to learn a language is by listening to it. This method has been...Read More