3 Easy Hacks to Help You Nail Your Spanish Accent

So you are starting to get the hang of Spanish, but your accent leaves much to be desired? Don’t worry!  It is perfectly normal for native English speakers to struggle a bit with their accent, especially if you haven’t had much chance to practice your Spanish skills in the real world.  Don’t sweat it though. … Read more

Getting a Grip on Para and Por

CONVERSA GETTING A GRIP ON 'PARA' AND 'POR'

There are some things in Spanish that can feel especially cumbersome for English speakers, and one of those is understanding the difference between para and por. The thing is that both of these words translate to the “for” in English, and a result, it can sometimes feel tricky to conceptualize the subtle differences in usage … Read more

Here Are 8 Breathtaking Spanish-Speaking Travel Destinations to Put on Your Bucket List

CONVERSA 8 BREATHTAKING SPANISH-SPEAKING TRAVEL DESTINATIONS TO PUT ON YOUR BUCKET LIST

Whether you’ve just started to learn to speak Spanish or have been speaking Spanish your whole life, traveling to a Spanish-speaking country is one of the greatest ways to practice your language skills. You’ll learn about Spanish culture, get to eat different types of Spanish food, and have conversations with other Spanish speakers (which is … Read more

How to Practice Your Spanish Skills Without Having to Leave the Country

CONVERSA HOW TO PRACTICE SPANISH WITHOUT HAVING TO LEAVE THE COUNTRY

Did you know that you don’t have to live or spend time in a Spanish-speaking country to be fluent in Spanish? With a little dedication and creativity, there are lots of ways that anybody can practice Spanish without having to invest extra time, money, and resources into travel. Here are five smart ways to practice … Read more

5 Ways Meditation Can Help You to Learn a New Language

CONVERSA 5 Ways Meditation Can Help You to Learn a New Language

Meditation has a lot of mental and physical health benefits, but did you know that it can also help you learn a second language, like Spanish? Learning a new language requires practice, discipline, and skills. But learning a language is actually only 20% skill. The other 80% is mindset.  The mind plays a fundamental role … Read more