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20 Surprising Spanish-English False Friends Everyone Falls For

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If you keep your friends close and enemies closer – what do you do about false friends?

If not identified, false friends will lead you to believe they are your allies.

In reality, they are lying. They are two-faced.

They …

8 Simple Rules for Mastering Spanish Gender

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Everything in Spanish is either male or female.

The language is charged with gender power.

If two words are not paired correctly, the imbalance creates waves of discomfort in its users.

Knowing Spanish gender separates the Spanish language learners from …

8 Simple Rules to Master the Plural in Spanish

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Can you tell the difference between the following words in bold?

.    One Spanish movie → Seven Spanish movies

If you said that the first noun is singular and the second is plural, you’re right! We add an “s” to …