Using Vos – Another Way to Say You in Spanish

This learn Spanish post is about the use of “vos,” which you may have heard of. It’s most commonly heard of and used in Argentina. Just like English has its different variations as used in the United States, England, Australia, etc., Spanish is also spoken differently throughout the various Spanish-speaking countries around the world. The […]

Common Mistake with Spanish Verbs like Gustar

Students learning Spanish often find a bit of initial difficulty with verbs like Gustar, which literally means “to give pleasure,” but is actually translated as “to like” something. In Spanish, to say that you like something, you end up essentially sayig hat something gives you pleasure. For example: “Me gusta jugar al tenis” means “I like to […]

Improve Vocabulary Through Reading

One of the best ways to improve your Spanish vocabulary when learning Spanish will be to read whatever you can get your hands on. Make it a mix of literature and news articles in Spanish. For literature, start with a book in which you’ll feel comfortable reading without having to look up every other word […]

Why Learn Spanish?

For starters, by learning Spanish, you can improve your understanding of English. Yes, that’s right! A lot of the vocabulary of English has Latin origins, much of which came to English by way of French. Since Spanish is also a Latin language, you will notice that as you study the language you will gain a […]