Author Archive | ericaeller

5 Useful Ways to Play Around with Your Spanish Modal Verbs


Let me tell you a little secret.

I once had a Spanish teacher I really didn’t like.

She always picked favorites, and I wasn’t one of them.

I learned best by “taking notes” in her class.

These weren’t exactly …

10 Key Ingredients in the Salvadoran Spanish Mix


What do salvis and guanacos have in common?

I’ll give you a hint.

They all come from one small, explosive country known as the “land of volcanoes.”

That’s right. They are words that Salvadorans use to refer to themselves.

Tucked …

It’s the Real Deal! 8 Resources for Videos of Authentic Spanish Conversations


You’re tempted to show people your final exam just to prove it to them.

Yes, you passed Spanish.

Your verb conjugations are on point, and you know lots of vocabulario (vocabulary).

The worksheets, role plays, quizzes—you were an A+ student.…

The Ultimate Guide to Spanish Typing: Tips, Tricks and Practice Resources


Are you still poking around with your pointer fingers?

Lost when it comes to typing tildes or inverted question marks?

Just can’t break those English keyboard habits?

Any Spanish speaker today needs to incorporate typing practice into their language learning