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Why Disney Movies with Spanish Subtitles Are Amazing Learning Tools

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What’s your favorite Disney movie? 

No matter how old you are or where you live, chance are you have a favorite.

Even if you don’t, you’ve probably watched at least one Disney film in your life.

Want to turn your

7 Industry-specific Books to Learn Spanish for Work

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You can only cram so much vocabulary into your cranium.

Language savants might be able to sit down and memorize the entire Spanish dictionary, but us mere mortals learn better when lessons are structured around a common theme.

One …

Jalapeño or Jalapeno? How to Pronounce the Spicy Spanish Ñ

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“What the heck is that funny little squiggle?”

It’s a question most novice Spanish speakers ask the first time they see the letter “ñ.”

But that squiggle isn’t just some stray notation. It represents one of the signature sounds of …

¡Cataplún! Crash into the Onomatopoeia in Spanish with These 30 Comic Book SFX

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Did you know people used to think comic books were bad news?

That’s right. Dr. Fredric Wertham wrote an entire book claiming comic books were too violent and dangerous for kids to read!

Luckily, we’ve come a long way since …

How to Learn Spanish with Roku: 10 Channels That Are Language Gems

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22 million Americans have cut the cord.

No more cable TV.

People are ditching cable at rapid rates while streaming TV services become more and more popular.

If you’re one of those people, you might already have a streaming device …