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Make Learning Exciting with 9 Spanish Novels for Beginners

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“A reader lives a thousand lives before he dies… The man who never reads lives only one.”—George R.R. Martin

Reading is an adventure.

Are you looking for a new fantasy to sink your teeth into?

Or maybe just a …

No Travel Needed: Get Spanish Immersion at Home in 15 Simple Steps

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Going to your weekly Spanish class is like dipping your toe in the deep end of the pool.

Immersion, on the other hand, is a headlong dive.

You might feel like your dive looks more like a belly flop at …

Become a Word Mason: 7 Spanish Vocabulary Builders to Construct Sturdy Language Skills

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Imagine that your Spanish skills are like a house.

The support beams that hold everything together are made of grammar rules.

The walls and roof are your pronunciation skills and cultural knowledge (like when to use the polite “you”

Fluency on the Go: Learn Spanish with 9 Apps for Android Devices

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We have computers to clean our houses and keep them at the perfect temperature.

Computers are driving cars for us and even providing therapy.

Is there anything computers can’t do?

As a Spanish learner, your best study tool is

Pack Light: Download a Spanish Dictionary for On-the-go Learning

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Just the thought of hauling around a several-hundred page dictionary makes my back ache.

However, whether you live in a Spanish-speaking country or not, having a Spanish dictionary on hand whenever you need one is indispensable to your learning.

It …

Read On! 8 Websites with Spanish Reading Comprehension Exercises

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Are you a bookworm?

Do you wish you could read classic Spanish literature in its original language?

You have to start somewhere. 

If you feel your Spanish reading skills are not quite ready to tackle windmill warriors yet, you …

Sounds Good! Learn Spanish with Spotify and Treat Your Ears (and Your Mind)

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If you use Spofity, you know how amazing the service is for finding and listening to awesome music.

What you might not know is how amazing the service is for learning Spanish.

Chances are, you’re not making full …