BlogArchive by Category "Learning Spanish"
31 Oct 2017
I think Spanish is one of the most attractive languages to learn. We can all be motivated to learn a specific language like Mongolian or Finnish because we have a friend or a particular interest. Spanish is different: there are a number of real big advantages to learning Spanish.Read more All the Tricks and Tips for Learning Spanish You Need
19 Sep 2017
Every language has some issues, often grammar issues, that cause learners difficulty. In the case of Spanish, one thing that gives people special trouble is the existence of two forms of the verb “to be”. Both ser and estar translate into English as “to be”. Here’s how to get them straight. What’s the Problem? […]Read more Ser Vs Estar in Spanish
One of the fine points of Spanish is deciding when to use “ser” or “estar” . Both verbs mean “to be”. If you Google “ser or estar” you will find 350 million pages in .29 seconds. At this one site you will find the definition that I have copied below as well as lots of […]Read more “Ser” or “Estar” in Spanish, which one should we use?
I was approched by this Spanish language school about putting up a guest post about learning Spanish in Argentina. I agreed since I thought it was an interesting subject. I also don't mind giving them some publcity. I am hoping that this can lead ...Read more Learning Spanish in Argentina: Be prepared for change
Oscar Pellu, one our members at LingQ has started creating videos where he speaks in Catalan with sub-titles in Castillan Spanish. He promises to provide advice on how to learn Catalan as well. I do not know how he creates the sub-titles. I would ...Read more Learn Catalan with Oscar