Have you noticed how in English you have a wide variety of ways of saying “thank you,” but in Spanish you only know gracias?
In Spain and Latin America, as in most places, expressing heartfelt gratitude is essential. With the following phrases, you can express those feelings in a variety of ways and in a wide array of situations.
Keep reading to learn more than 30 ways to say...Read More
Are you going out to dinner with Spanish-speaking friends and wish to know the names of seafood in Spanish?
Or are you looking for an excuse to learn Spanish and want to cook seafood dishes using Spanish recipes?
Mariscos (seafood) are an important part of Hispanic cuisine. Many of these traditions come from different parts of the globe and landed in Spain and Latin...Read More
Are you into economics and want the Spanish vocabulary to back it up?
Here is a useful selection of Economics 101 terms—organized alphabetically, and put into word lists arranged by category!
The world of finance and the economy are the powerful strings that move the world forward.
If you’re ready to inject new life into your Spanish fluency, study (or print!) this guide...Read More
Learning how to discuss car parts in Spanish is key if you take a road trip in a Spanish-speaking country. You don’t want to take the risk of driving in Latin America or Spain and being unable to ask for help.
Read this article for helpful lists of vocabulary words, as well as verbs related to car parts in Spanish.
¡Aprendamos de las partes de coches en español!Let’s learn about...Read More
Celebrating International Women’s Day in Spanish is the perfect classroom activity for empowering language students while teaching them about relevant history.
With so many changes around the world, recognizing the fight for women’s rights is now more important than ever.
Teaching your students about this important date is a fantastic opportunity for learning new Spanish...Read More
Are you curious about weird expressions in Spanish that don’t seem to make sense?
Some of these are extremely strange, others are humorous, or old, but I assure you that these funny Spanish phrases will get you closer to speaking like a native.
You can find this kind of saying in every language, it is not exclusive to Spanish. Just think of “until the fat lady sings” or...Read More
How many Spanish onomatopoeias do you know? How often do you use them? They are, after all, necessary elements of any language. Onomatopoeias are words that phonetically imitate, resemble, or suggest the sound that they describe.
Woof! Meow! Splash!
With these three little words, you can almost see a dog chasing a cat, and then the cat falls into a pool. Do you see? ...Read More
Languages are living creatures—always evolving, always on the move. And every language has verbs that are used for many different purposes, such as echar in Spanish.
While echar means “to throw,” this verb is also completely alive, adaptable, and always at hand for just about any use Spanish speakers want to give it.
And, which of its many uses and idioms...Read More
Are you prepared for a crucial business meeting in Spanish?
Business is discussed in many languages. As Spanish is the official language in more than 18 countries, it’s used by many companies and organizations.
Bilingual employees are highly valued in the workplace. They’re a communication bridge with suppliers, customers, and colleagues around the world.
Do you...Read More
Valentine’s Day is on the horizon. In Latin America, much like in the United States, it’s a day when upscale, romantic restaurants are booked to capacity and shops are overflowing with flower bouquets and chocolate truffles. Happy couples walk along hand-in-hand, and everything is basked in rainbows and candlelight.
Chocolate, roses, lingerie, and love poems are some of the common...Read More