How Long Does It Take to Learn Spanish?

The most popular question of beginner Spanish learners Many people who have just decided that they want to learn Spanish ask this question. How long does it take to learn Spanish? Will I be able to communicate in Spanish on my next holiday? How long does it take to understand [more…]

Spanish Pronunciation and How to Learn It Effectively

Spanish language pronunciation is not particularly hard Most people who learn Spanish as a foreign language and have experience with learning other languages don’t consider Spanish the most difficult language to learn. With many languages, pronunciation (being able to speak actively and be understood) is one of the greatest challenges. [more…]

Non-Verbal Spanish: Gestures and Body Language

Verbal and non-verbal communication with Spanish speakers Languages and verbal communication represent one form of interactions between people. However, it is not the only one. Non-verbal communication like gestures, mimics, and body language complement verbal communication – in some cultures and languages more than in others. People in Spanish speaking [more…]

Spanish Greetings

Learning Spanish greetings can make you feel confused. If you have just started learning Spanish, you probably have many questions in your head. For example take the obvious lesson 1 of every course: Spanish greetings. You know that there are two ways of addressing people in Spanish: formal (usted) and [more…]

I Love You in Spanish (and Its Variations)

How to Say I Love You in Spanish The best known and quite universal way of saying “I love you” in Spanish is: Te quiero. Te means you. Quiero is the first person singular form of the Spanish verb querer, which means to love or to want. A common mistake [more…]

I Love You Too in Spanish

How to Say I Love You Too in Spanish I assume you already know how to say I love you in Spanish. There are several ways, but the most common phrase is Te quiero, which you can say to anyone you like or love, including family and friends. Alternatively, you [more…]

I Love You So Much in Spanish

I Love You So Much / I Love You Very Much in Spanish The most common phrases for “I love you” in Spanish are: Te quiero. (also means I like you and you can use it not only with your spouse or lover, but also with friends or family) Te [more…]

I Love You with All My Heart in Spanish

How to Say “I Love You with All My Heart” in Spanish I love you with all my heart in Spanish is: Te quiero con todo mi corazón. Or: Te amo con todo mi corazón. Which one is better to use depends on where you are (country and region) and [more…]

My Heart Is Broken in Spanish

How to Say “My Heart Is Broken” in Spanish “My heart is broken” in Spanish is: Mi corazón está roto. Mi means my. Corazón means heart. Está means is. Roto means broken. Other Variations of “My Heart Is Broken” in Spanish Probably the most popular alternative to Mi corazón está [more…]

I Love You More in Spanish

How to Say “I Love You More” in Spanish When someone tells you Te quiero tanto or Te amo mucho (I love you so much), you may want to reply with “I love you more”. In Spanish it is: Te quiero más. Or: Te amo más. Más means “more” in [more…]

Spanish Speaking Countries: Where Do People Speak Spanish?

Spanish: the second most natively spoken language after Chinese Spain was known as a colonial superpower throughout several centuries. Many parts of the world, including especially the American continent, were first explored and conquered under the Spanish flag by Spanish speakers (though Columbus himself was born in Italy). As a [more…]

Spanish Words That Start with W

No original Spanish words that start with a W W is one of the least frequently used letters in the Spanish language. Although it is formally part of the Spanish alphabet, it is not very natural to the language. There are no original Spanish words that start with W. Foreign [more…]