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Wanna Speak Spanish Like a Venezuelan? Learn This Slang!

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Even if Venezuela is on your list of must-visit destinations, you might be hesitant to travel now.

I’m sure you realize there’s a great deal of political unrest in Venezuela at the moment.

It’s a darn shame too, because the …

Stack Your Plate with Authentic Mexican Food: How to Order the Right Way in Spanish

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Fried quesadillas.

Crisp beer.

Tacos topped with sliced cactus.

Is your mouth watering yet?

If you’re visiting Mexico, you’re in luck because it’s a gastronomic paradise. Much of the food is grown locally and spices rule, so the food …

10 Key Panamanian Slang Words to Impress Everyone on the Isthmus!

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You’re headed to Panama?

¡Qué emoción! (How exciting!)

Are you going to see that engineering marvel, the Panama Canal?

Or maybe you’re an ornithologist? Avid birdwatchers flock (pun intended!) from all over to catch a glimpse of Panama’s amazing

14 Colorful Puerto Rican Spanish Phrases You’ll Use All the Time!

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Are the warm winds and sandy beaches of Puerto Rico calling you?

Interested in exploring El Morro and eating your fill of tostones (fried plantains that are incredibly delicious)?

If so, be prepared to hear some Spanish that’s unique to …

How to Learn Spanish Fast and Easy with 5 Helpful Hints

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“If I had started studying Spanish years ago, I’d be fluent by now!”

We all might’ve been guilty of saying this at one time or another, but we know it isn’t true.

It’s the amount of effort we put into …

Up with People! Spanish Adjectives for Describing Everyone Around You

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See that guy over there?

The tall, handsome one with that friendly look on his face?

Yes, that’s the one! Him!

Did I make you turn? Did you glance over your shoulder for someone who isn’t—or if you’re lucky, …

Dig into 7 Diverse Famous Singers to Learn a Variety of Spanish

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Music. We love it.

We play it in our cars, homes, at the gym and even on airplanes.

Some of us sing along. Off-key or in-tune, we sing.

And we love belting out every lyric.

Spanish language learners, …