Author Archive | Francisco J. Vare

Use Spanish Descriptive Adjectives to Add a Pinch of Flavor and Spice to Your Speech

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Is your Spanish getting a bit bland?

If so, then you need to add some spice to your speech!

And one of the best ways to add some spice and variety to your Spanish is to use some descriptive adjectives.…

17 Spanish Idioms You Should Know But Don’t

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Has a Spanish speaker ever told you that you are from the year of the pear?

If yes, how rude of them!

Has one of your Spanish-speaking friends confessed to being without white? Or in leathers?

Don’t …

10 Amazing Famous Singers Who Can Teach You Spanish

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Did you know Spotify and iTunes offer more than 25 million songs each?

Supposing the average song length is 3 minutes, it would take us well over 100 years to listen to all of them if we didn’t take a …

7 Spanish Relative Pronouns That You’ve Gotta Stop Hiding From

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Spanish without relative pronouns is like Snow White without the Seven Dwarfs.

It’s like an extended family get-together without your human relatives.

In other words, it’s boring.

If you don’t believe me, take a look at the paragraph below.

When

Latch On: 18 Spanish Suffixes You’ll Never Want to Let Go Of

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Did you know that there are over 200 suffixes in Spanish?

Yes, 200!

You do not need to learn them all at once, but you will definitely encounter most of them on your way to proficiency.

The use of …

Spanish Nouns: The 9 Types of Spanish Nouns You Must Know

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Nouns are our guiding force when learning Spanish.

They help us make sense of the world around us.

Without them, we would not be able to name the objects, places, people and ideas—both visible and invisible—with which we interact every

8 Spanish Verbs That Change Their Meanings When You Add Prepositions

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Do you believe in magic?

Gosh, that’s some cliché question, isn’t it? But do you?

I believe in magic. Isn’t it magical when you’re able to read in a foreign language as if it were your own?

Isn’t it marvelous …