The Ultimate Guide to Conversational Spanish: The Best Way to Learn Spanish Free Online

The Ultimate Guide to Conversational Spanish Introduction One of the problems reported most often by language learners is the lack of opportunities to practice speaking their target language on a regular basis. Recently, I ran a survey in my Facebook Group.  I asked the members what is the most effective activity for learning Spanish. The […]

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How to Get Free Spanish Conversation Practice

Many Spanish learners complain about not having anyone to practice speaking Spanish with. And when they try to chat with friends who are fluent in Spanish, they get frustrated because they can’t keep up. Sound familiar? Without the opportunity to speak Spanish on a regular basis, it can be near impossible to reach fluency. That’s […]

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5 Ways to Say “You’re Welcome” in Spanish

Saying you’re welcome in Spanish can become a pretty routine part of any conversation.  But you may get tired of using the same phrase over and over again. If you are tired of saying “de nada,” try some new responses to make your conversations have more variety.  Also, native speakers will express “you’re welcome” in […]

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How to Survive Your First Spanish Social Gathering

Do you have friends that speak Spanish? Or are you in a new relationship with a Spanish-speaking boyfriend or girlfriend? During the holidays, you may find yourself invited to your first Spanish family dinner, holiday party, or social event. When two or more people relate to one another, you have to battle differing opinions, habits, […]

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Don’t Just Say No: 10 Polite Ways to Express Disagreement in Spanish

It’s easy to learn how to say no in Spanish, it’s the same word as English. 🙂 However, consistently answering with a short “no” in response to questions may be perceived offensively.  At minimum, it can get a little boring and repetitive in your conversations. Just by adding a few of these words and phrases […]

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Stop Saying Sí: 10 Ways to Express Agreement in Spanish

I’m sure you already know how to say yes in Spanish, but nothing causes a conversation to fizzle faster than short, abrupt, one-word answers. When you are first learning Spanish, your natural desire will be to respond with what you are comfortable saying- sí, no, gracias. However, if you want to step up your game […]

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The 6 Best Sites and Apps for Finding Spanish Conversation Partners

It can be frustrating to learn Spanish and not have anyone to talk to. That’s why many language learners look for language exchange partners to practice conversation skills. Thanks to technology, finding a Spanish conversation partner is now easier than ever. You have millions of native speakers at your fingertips. At the same time, there […]

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How to Finally Overcome Your Fear of Speaking Spanish

One of the biggest obstacles when learning Spanish is being afraid of actually speaking Spanish. In the beginning, speaking a new language can be uncomfortable, awkward, and scary. As adults, we’ve learned to avoid those feelings like the plague.  So when we are asked to voluntarily put ourselves in a position that will evoke all […]

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