Author Archive | Anna Maria

12 Wildly Addictive Spanish Spelling Games for the Inner Word Nerd


Listen, we all know that learning a new language has challenges. Lots of them. Spanish is no exception.

One of the biggest hurdles? Spelling. It’s a skill that takes time, patience and a whole lot of practice to master.

Some …

Beginner’s Luck: Learn Spanish Online for Beginners with 8 Unbeatable Resources


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You can kick your feet up and relax.

No more swimming in a sea of Google results.

No more sifting through recommendations from well-meaning friends.

We’ve got all the best online Spanish beginner courses right here

6 Spanish-language Vloggers to Get You Hooked on Spanish


Time to confess.

YouTube—it’s addicting, no?

Especially if you tune into one of those incredible Spanish vloggers, right?

They turn YouTube into an immersive language experience—and it definitely doesn’t feel like coursework, does it?

If you’re a fan of …

Teaching Toddlers Spanish, as Easy as Uno, Dos, Tres!


Do you know a toddler?

One of those small-but-amazing people who seem to learn with superhuman, albeit sticky-faced, ability?

Maybe you’re a parent to one (or two), or you might even be lucky enough to have a niece or nephew …

6 Fun, Active Forums for Spanish Language Learners to Explore


Is anybody out there?!

Even the most extroverted, social language learners can sometimes feel a little isolated.

There are always those moments where you’re alone with some complicated Spanish exercises or a tricky textbook passage, wondering how you’ll ever dig …

¡Epa! Learn This Venezuelan Slang to Speak Like a Local


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


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 …