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The Beginner’s Guide: How to Tell the Time in Spanish


“What time is it?”

That has got to be one of the most commonly asked questions in the world.

Other everyday questions include “What time’s lunch?” and “When shall we meet?,” so it’s no wonder children learn …

The Starter List of 50 Common Spanish Adjectives for Beginners


Don’t see the world in black and white.

It’s so much more vibrant and colorful than all that.

Although bueno and malo might be enough adjective-wise to scrape by on for a while (read: a week or so), dividing the …

They Dance, You Dance, We Dance: Your Groovy Guide to 8 Types of Spanish Pronouns

spanish pronouns

Imagine a world where there were no possessives.

His, her, their, mine—it wouldn’t matter.

Imagine if you referred to others as just “other,” and not he, she, we, you, they.

Would the world be a better place?

Well, quite frankly, …

Want to Show Off Your Spanish Skills This Spring? Learn Colorful Easter Vocabulary!

spanish easter vocabulary

Are you already feeling nostalgic about Christmas?

Or are you just ready to say ¡adiós! to the cold winter?

You need a new holiday and season in your life! And luckily for you, Easter and spring are just …

Learn Spanish with Music from Pop Stars Beyoncé, J. Lo, Boyz II Men and More!

learn spanish with music

Let’s be honest, here.

Does the thought of Spanish music conjure up images of an endless ream of Enriques, Rickys and Diegos regaling you with smoochy numbers about amor?

Would any of you just rather listen to songs you already …

Your Guide to Learning Spanish Numbers for Dates, Times, Counting and Ordering

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Think you’ve got the numbers covered in Spanish?

Can you count all the way to cien (100) and back again?

Well, there’s a little more to numbers in Spanish than you might expect.

There are plenty of little differences between …

Flirt in Spanish: Key Phrases for Flirting, Hitting On and Complimenting Your Crush

flirt in spanish

Is your international love life being held back by a lack of Spanish vocabulary?

Have you got your eye on someone special but get tongue-tied—like you just attempted a Spanish tongue twister—whenever you see them?

While the language …