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8 Tips to Practice Spanish Conversation Like a Rock Star

8 tips to practice spanish conversation like a rock star

Have you found a Spanish conversation partner in town?

Are you chatting with someone online from the comfort of your own home?

Or maybe you’re still a bit intimidated of talking with a native speaker, and haven’t set something up …

How to Improve Your Pronunciation Through Spanish Tongue Twisters

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Tongue twisters are just for kids, right?

Wrong. Tongue twisters, or trabalenguas, are an excellent tool to improve your Spanish pronunciation.

You’ve mastered Spanish gender, improved your listening and are able to start a conversation naturally.

Your pronunciation

How to Learn Spanish by Yourself in 9 Simple Steps

how to learn spanish by yourself in 8 simple steps

Whenever anyone says, “Wow! Your Spanish is so good! How did you learn?,” I always say, “I taught myself.”

Sure, I made sure that I had Spanish natives to talk to, picking their brains about grammar, vocabulary and local

12 Terrific Ways to Practice Your Spanish Listening Skills

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You’re listening to two native Spanish-speaking friends chit chat.

They were talking about some new restaurant just a minute ago, but now they’ve changed topic and you’re completely lost.

The speed isn’t helping either, and they show no signs of …

Beyond the Textbook: 5 Fun Ways to Learn Spanish

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No one said that learning a language had to be a chore.

Granted, memorizing Spanish gender rules, accent mark placement and vocabulary may not be a walk in the park.

You may still rather spend a week sipping drinks

6 Fun and Efficient Ways to Learn Spanish in Your Car

5 tips for studying spanish in the car

Our lives can be busy, busy, busy.

Having limited time forces you to shift your priorities, and the inevitable happens.

Language learning takes the backseat.

Now it’s time to shift your Spanish language learning into high gear. 

If you’ve already …

The Do’s and Don’ts of Spanish Language Immersion Abroad

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By spending time in a Spanish-speaking country, you can accelerate your Spanish language learning full-throttle.

Even so, many travelers come home wondering: “why didn’t my Spanish improve at all while abroad?”

It’s a surprisingly common problem.

Don’t want to waste …