How to Integrate Language Practice Into Everyday Habits

When it comes to learning a language in a way that really works, forget spending endless hours grinding away a textbook. While memorization is certainly an important beginning step, the best way to learn is to get out there and practice those skills.  This can all be understood by breaking down the very fundamental difference … Read more

Día De Los Muertos: What It Is Beyond Sugar Skulls

CONVERSA DÍA DE LOS MUERTOS- WHAT IT IS BEYOND SUGAR SKULLS

Yes, I’m gonna go ahead and say it. If you’ve recently watched Disney’s Coco, you probably already consider yourself an expert on Día de los Muertos. But let me tell you, there are still a lot of misconceptions about this day, and we’re here to clear them out. Believe it or not, Day of the … Read more

Mother’s Day in the Spanish-Speaking World

CONVERSA MOTHER'S DAY IN THE SPANISH-SPEAKING WORLD

May is the month of mothers around roughly half the globe. Do you know why this is? Each and every country has one — or several — reasons as to why they pay homage to motherhood in May. In most Spanish-speaking countries, this is mostly due to a strong religious background. So let’s talk Mother’s … Read more