Every language has its own slang words which vary by country and region, terms that pop up from the streets and take on a life of their own.
Central America’s variety of countries feature colorful vocabulary full of fascinating words and sounds that sometimes even cross borders.
Let’s learn some of the most common Spanish slang words from each country in the region.
Spanish is one of the most widely spoken languages in the world, so it has numerous dialects. If you go from Mexico to Spain to Chile, the Spanish vocabulary you’ll hear changes drastically. One word can be completely acceptable in one country but a vulgar expression elsewhere. If this sounds confusing to you, you’re not alone! Native Spanish speakers also experience a learning curve when...Read More
“Show me the money!”
That famous quote from Jerry Maguire, a film starring Tom Cruise and Cuba Gooding Jr., encapsulates the spirit of this article. Let’s learn about money in Spanish!
You deal with money day in and day out. You pay bills and taxes, and charge for your services or products. Maybe you give an allowance to your children or motivate them to open a lemonade...Read More