How to Learn Spanish with YouTube: 7 Steps to Successful Spanish Studies!

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Life is full of choices.

You know you should hit the gym but those video games are calling out to you.

You know you should eat a healthy snack, but all that candy looks so sweet and delicious.

You know …

The Grammar Guide to Spanish Colors: Speak the Rainbow!

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Did you know that color is just an illusion?

No, I have not gone crazy. The truth is that color does not really exist!

Color is just the way our brains try to make sense of light.

Imagine a …

Small but Mighty: The 4 Spanish Indefinite Articles and How to Wield 'Em Right

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Did you know the word “a” is the fifth most commonly used word in English?

You are probably not surprised.

It is hard to get through a sentence without using it.

“A” is called an indefinite article in English, …

What's with the Squiggle? How to Pronounce the Letter Ñ like a Real Spanish Speaker

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“What the heck is that funny little squiggle?”

It’s a question most novice Spanish speakers ask the first time they see the letter “ñ.”

But that squiggle isn’t just some stray notation. It represents one of the signature sounds of …

8 Nicaraguan Spanish Slang Essentials to Speak Like a Local

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Do you hear it? Nicaragua calling out to you?

Visit to catch a glimpse of some beautiful but globally-threatened birds or gorgeous volcanoes.

Dine on the national food staple, gallo pinto (beans and rice—though, literally, it means something …

Don’t Change That Channel: 9 Spanish TV Commercials That Sell the Language!

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Did you know we watch nearly four years’ worth of commercials in our lifetimes?

No, that’s not a typo.

Four years.

Most of us don’t pay much attention to those commercials, do we? We watch mindlessly, mute them or just …

What’s in a Name? 10 Spanish Names and Meanings

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I’m throwing down a challenge.

Right here, right now.

The challenge is a simple one.

Take a minute and think of as many things as you can that have layers.

That’s right: layers.

Go on. Consider all the things …