Saber vs Conocer

Posted in Verbs on 4 December 2017

SaberThe Spanish verbs saber and conocer can both be translated by the English verb “to know,” but they are used in completely different situations.

Thanksgiving

Posted in Vocabulary on 20 November 2017

Thanksgiving turkeyLearn some Spanish vocabulary for Thanksgiving.

Día de los Muertos

Posted in Listening Comprehension on 2 November 2017

DíaLearn about Mexico’s Día de los Muertos while working your listening comprehension in this cute, fast-paced video.

Halloween

Posted in Vocabulary on 25 October 2017

Trick or treat bagLearn some spooky Spanish vocabulary for Halloween.

Elemental Sounds of Spanish

Posted in Listening Comprehension, Pronunciation, Spanish Tools on 12 October 2017

Elemental Sounds of SpanishImprove your Spanish pronunciation and listening comprehension with The 39 Elemental Sounds of Spanish Master Class, an online series of webinars by Idahosa Ness.

Acute Accent – Acento

Posted in Pronunciation on 5 October 2017

The Spanish acute accent or tilde (á, é, í, ó, ú) has two different uses. Leaving off the accent on a word is a spelling mistake, and may even cause confusion, so it’s important to learn what it’s there for.

Essential Spanish

Posted in Vocabulary on 18 September 2017

Knowing just a few key words and phrases can be very helpful in your Spanish classes, while traveling in Spain and Latin America, and everywhere in between.

Lawless Spanish

Posted in Miscellany on 14 September 2017

¡Hola amigos! Just a quick note to let you know that e Learn Spanish Language has been renamed Lawless Spanish. The old links will redirect, but if possible, please update them to https://www.lawlessspanish.com

Yabla Spanish Videos

Posted in Listening Comprehension, Spanish Tools on 24 August 2017

Yabla - Spanish videosUnderstanding spoken Spanish can be hard, but here’s a fun way to practice. Yabla Spanish is a subscription site with a massive collection of original videos featuring native speakers to help you learn and practice Spanish at any level.

Spanish Subject Pronouns

Posted in Pronouns on 7 August 2017

Subject pronouns indicate the person or thing which is performing the action of a verb. You need to learn the Spanish subject pronouns even though they are not usually required.