Did you know Reddit is a great tool to learn Spanish?
This platform can be confusing to new users, so let’s explore the best way to learn Spanish on Reddit. It’s an amazing way to connect with Spanish speakers from all over the world!
What is Reddit?
Reddit is a semi-anonymous social media platform that has gained popularity in the past few years. Users post text walls,...Read More
Spanish nicknames are the staple of many close relationships. Most of us have had a nickname at some point in our lives. They differentiate our relationship with someone and indicate a special bond with them. I actually have a nickname that only my family and close friends know!
Other nicknames are blanket nicknames, meaning they are called that by everyone. Sometimes, you might know...Read More
Castilian Spanish has accentuated differences that distinguish it from Spanish in Latin America. It is most common in north and central Spain, and it’s the standard language for movie and entertainment translations, subtitles, and dubbings.
The three main differences between Castilian and Latin American Spanish are slang, accent, and grammar. These may sound like trivial...Read More
Idiomatic expressions in Spanish are an important part of the language. You know you’re not a beginner anymore when you start using them naturally as a Spanish learner.
Idiomatic expressions in Spanish are words and phrases that have a different meaning from the literal significance of each word. A good English example for this would be the phrase “hold your horses.” The phrase is...Read More
Ready for some Guatemala facts that will blow your mind?
Guatemala takes many tourists by surprise with its rich culture and diverse population. It’s no surprise that many tourists decide to stay in Guatemala long-term. This is the case for us here at Homeschool Spanish Academy, too. Our Spanish school chose Guatemala as its home, and it has brought employment to Guatemalans and...Read More
Spanish podcasts are a great way to complement your child’s learning process. Today, I’m here to help you explore the best podcasts. Learn what to consider before incorporating these fun-filled audio adventures into your child’s life.
But first—are Spanish podcasts good enough to stand on their own? Or do you need more complementary material in order to give your kids the best...Read More
Babbel vs Rosetta Stone: which language program is best for you?
Many free language learning apps are available on the market today. They offer courses that will help you get on the right track when you want to learn a new language.
However, apps like Babbel and Rosetta Stone promise to take you to a higher level of understanding with premium courses. Let’s take a look at...Read More
Spain is a country full of interesting history, colorful traditions, and intriguing cultural facts. Many aspects of Spanish culture and tradition help Spain stand apart from the rest of the Spanish-speaking countries. Let’s see 10 facts about Spanish culture and traditions that will amuse and may even shock you!
1. Spain is the Only European Country With Cities on African Soil
Ceuta and...Read More
Spanish tongue twisters are a tried and tested method that will improve your children’s vocabulary and pronunciation skills. A perfect mixture of poetry and games, Spanish tongue twisters are something you won’t want to skip when learning any language. Plus, if you teach these to your kids, they’ll be guaranteed to impress almost everyone with their mad pronunciation skills! To help you with...Read More
Hearing the phrase “How can I help you?” in Spanish will be the first real-life speaking test of many travelers in a Spanish-speaking country. Wherever you go, you’ll find restaurants, hotels, phone companies, and other services you might need some help to work with. Learning how to respond to “How can I help you?” in Spanish will ensure you don’t freeze when the waiter asks for your order or...Read More