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Spanish Sports Vocabulary: 66 Words and Phrases Every Athlete Needs to Know

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When it comes to sports, the Spanish-speaking world is truly in a league of its own.

Spain and Latin America are famous worldwide for their legendary soccer teams.

Spanish speakers also dominate in a variety of other sports, ranging …

Beyond Nice: 30 Precise Spanish Personality Adjectives to Really Describe People

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You’re bound to meet lots of cool, interesting people in your lifetime.

With big, bright personalities that strike you the second you meet them.

Especially when you’re learning Spanish or traveling in Spanish-speaking countries.

But have you ever tried …

Spanish Punctuation Leaving You with Question Marks? Here’s Your Guide

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Punctuation is more important than you might think.

Sometimes it can save lives.

Let me show you this with an example, which is famous among grammar nerds:

¡Vamos a comer, niños! (Let’s eat, kids!)

¡Vamos a comer niños! (Let’s eat …

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

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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

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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 …

Spanish Comparisons Practice: How to Master the Art of Comparing and Contrasting in Spanish

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The little things in life can make a big difference.

A little extra height means you can reach that top shelf.

A few extra points on a pop quiz can earn you an A- instead of a B+.

If you’re …

10 Key Panamanian Slang Words to Impress Everyone on the Isthmus!

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You’re headed to Panama?

¡Qué emoción! (How exciting!)

Are you going to see that engineering marvel, the Panama Canal?

Or maybe you’re an ornithologist? Avid birdwatchers flock (pun intended!) from all over to catch a glimpse of Panama’s amazing