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Por Qué Aprender Español Con Cuentos Cortos Es Mejor Que Ir A Clase

Recuerdo cuando solía trabajar en una empresa que se dedicaba a vender ropa. La compañía tenía tiendas en cinco (5) diferentes puntos de la ciudad; sin embargo, mi trabajo no era vender ropa.

Yo trabajaba en el departamento de tecnología y mi trabajo era visitar cada tienda para reparar los computadores y las redes (networks) de la empresa.

La verdad es que tenía que conducir mucho para llegar a cada tienda. Muchas personas podrían pensar que conducir tanto puede ser una perdida de tiempo, pero yo lo aprovechaba para aprender inglés.

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Are You Hispanic If You Don’t Speak Spanish?

One of my students called Luis is a Mexican-American who often wonders: “are you Hispanic if you don’t speak Spanish?…

True, it might seem like an identity problem that for some people the answer lies in the place you’re born, but if you were born in a different country to the one all your family is from, then we all know that it’s not just about where you took your first breath for the first time in life.

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How To Start A Spanish Conversation Without Sounding Stupid

How many conversations in Spanish have you had in the last 10 days?… If you love learning this language, but you’re not so good at socializing, then you may be wondering how to start a Spanish conversation. 

When I learned English, I faced this same problem, especially because I’m a shy person, and I was worried about being awkward. 

To be honest, talking to strangers is just not my thing, plus, doing it in a foreign language will cause me lots of anxieties.

However, today, I have a few suggestions for you to start conversations without sounding stupid, weird, or awkward. 

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15 Maneras De Practicar Español Sin Viajar Fuera De Tu País

¿Te gusta practicar español?… ¿O estás olvidando poco a poco todo lo que habías aprendido en este idioma?

Sin duda, si invertiste tiempo para aprender español no quieres olvidarlo.

De hecho, si aprendiste esta lengua, entonces seguro que tu objetivo es practicarlo, hablarlo y conectar con hispanohablantes nativos sin importar en qué lugar del mundo estés.

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Uno vs Un: What’s The Difference And How To Say Uno In Spanish Correctly?

Uno vs un, What’s the difference between these two?  This is a common question that hits people who want to learn Spanish when they face sentences like:  Mi nieto tiene un año.  Tengo un perro y tres gatos.  But, what if you say…  Mi nieto tiene uno año. Tengo uno perro y tres gatos.  The firs two sentences are right, and other two …

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Why Listening To Spanish Songs To Learn Spanish Is A Waste Of Time

Do you like listening to Spanish Songs to learn Spanish? 

Do you think doing it will improve your skills to engage in real-life conversations?

A more direct question: Should you listen to music to learn Spanish?

It may seem like a fun resource when learning languages, but music may not be as helpful as people say. 

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Common Question: “Can I Learn Spanish In One Month?”

Some passionate students may ask: “Can I learn Spanish in a month?”.

People who learn Spanish often feel in a hurry to get results and that’s when these kinds of questions arise.

We want results now!

A while ago, one of my students was telling me that he needed to learn faster because his girlfriend only spoke Spanish.

But, is it possible to learn Spanish in such a short time as “one month”?

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