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The Case of the Spanish Adjective Clause: Solve the Mystery with This Guide

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I was sitting in my office at night, the neon light blinking on and off outside my window driving me crazy.

I thought I was done with grammar lessons and I was ready to hang up my hat.

That is …

The Super, Stupendous Spanish Adjective Placement Guide

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There’s no question that the sky is blue, no matter what language you’re speaking.

But is it a “blue sky” or a “sky blue?”

If you speak English, you know the first is a description and the second is a …

30 Spanish Spring Words to Freshen Up Your Vocabulary

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La primavera (spring) is the perfect time to grow your vocabulary.

One of the best feelings in the world is emerging from a bracing, cold winter to a relaxing, warm spring day with the scent of new growth in the …

How to Go from Spanish 101 to Fluent: The College Student’s Guide to Longterm Language Learning

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Earning your degree is a huge achievement.

But earning your degree while becoming bilingual?

Now that’s the making of a stellar resume.

College is an amazing opportunity to learn Spanish that you don’t want to pass up.

You have …

Spanish Picture Books to Take Your Learning Twice as High

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“Butterfly in the sky, I can go twice as high.

Take a look, it’s in a book. A reading rainbow!”

Does that bring back memories? It sure does for me!

“Reading Rainbow” was a wonderful show about reading that was …

How to Say “No” in Spanish: 19 Ways to Get in the Know About “No”

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Even if you are an absolute beginner, you already know the two most important words in Spanish.

Let me break it down for you:

 (Yes).

No (No).

Great job! That is one step closer to fluency. Phew!

Now, …

Spanish Crossword Puzzles for Learners: 11 Resources for All Levels

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What’s a 10 letter word for a Spanish word game?

Crucigrama (crossword)! 

My grandmother is obsessed with crossword puzzles.

She does at least one every single day and has gotten to the point where she can do them in …