The Spanish Shadowing Technique: How It Works and How to Use It



They have so many dark connotations. And even though they’re just areas of darkness that occur when a light source is blocked by a solid object, they still sometimes seem scary, don’t they? Creepy. Maybe even sinister.

But language 

87 Professions in Spanish to Make You Sound Like a Boss


According to Reference, there are over 5 billion jobs in the world.

That is a whole lot of jobs!

Just for fun, I tried to find out how many different types of jobs and careers there are in the …

All the Ways to Say Thank You and You're Welcome in Spanish


Do you know Ariana Grande’s song “Thank you, next?”

Even she, while saying goodbye to an ex-boyfriend, shows perfect manners by thanking him.

I bet most of us wouldn’t do the same.

As much as I love her, …

15 Free Online Spanish Courses to Take You Right to Fluency


You know that catchy (albeit annoying) song, “Anything you can do, I can do better?”

Well, you know what I say?

Anything you can do, I can do online. For free.

Yep, even learn Spanish.

In the 21st century, …

This Is Getting Tense! Your All-in-one Guide to Spanish Tenses


Are you a grammar nerd who needs to know absolutely everything about Spanish grammar?

Are you an advanced learner of Spanish wanting to push yourself towards fluency?

Do you have what it takes to learn every single Spanish tense and …

The Essential Guide to Being Polite in Spanish


“Be polite!”

I heard that short sentence more times than I could count when I was a kid.

My mother was determined that I be a polite child who would hopefully grow into a polite adult. So she gave me …

Learn Spanish With Music: 10 Spanish Love Songs to Shake Up Your Studies


Well, well, well… Look who’s trying to learn some Spanish without the help of a book!

I salute you, my friend!

If you are reading this, you are probably looking for a fun, different way to learn Spanish.

Each learner …