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The Babbel Pocket Spanish Guide

The Babbel Pocket Spanish Guide

Wherever your travels take you, our foldable pocket Spanish companion is perfect to take right alongside!
111 English Words That Are Actually Spanish

111 English Words That Are Actually Spanish

Spanish and English have been trading vocabulary (and culture) for centuries. Here are just some of the Spanish words in English that you use all the time.
Quiz: Do You Know The Days Of The Week In Spanish?

Quiz: Do You Know The Days Of The Week In Spanish?

Do you even know what day it is? This Spanish weekdays quiz will help orient you in time.
Mezcal vs. Tequila: Everything You Need To Know About These Mexican Spirits

Mezcal vs. Tequila: Everything You Need To Know About These Mexican Spirits

Do you know the main differences between these two popular liquors? A Mexican native explains everything you ever wanted to know.
Introducing Roberto Bolaño’s ‘The Spirit of Science Fiction’

Introducing Roberto Bolaño’s ‘The Spirit of Science Fiction’

This month, we’re reading Chilean poet and novelist Roberto Bolaño’s ‘The Spirit of Science Fiction,’ a story of young Bohemian writers in Mexico City.
How To Talk About Transportation In Spanish

How To Talk About Transportation In Spanish

Whether you’re traveling by plane, train or automobile, we’ve got you covered with the words and phrases you need to navigate transportation in Spanish.
How To Read Spanish Letters And Accent Marks Aloud

How To Read Spanish Letters And Accent Marks Aloud

One of the first things to go after when you’re learning Spanish is how to actually pronounce Spanish. Fortunately, it’s not too hard!
How To Talk About The Weather In Spanish

How To Talk About The Weather In Spanish

Whether you’re figuring out what to pack for vacation or just really love talking about the climate, knowing Spanish weather vocabulary is very useful.
How To Talk About Food And Drink In Spanish

How To Talk About Food And Drink In Spanish

Once you learn to name and pronounce these Spanish food words, you’ll be ready to have a delicious meal in any Spanish-speaking country.
All In The Language Family: The Romance Languages

All In The Language Family: The Romance Languages

Sadly, Romance languages have nothing to do with romancing someone. They’re one of the largest language groups, and they’re spread all across the globe.
The 14 Mexicanisms In ‘Roma’ You Need To Know

The 14 Mexicanisms In ‘Roma’ You Need To Know

Is ‘Roma’ on your Netflix watch list before the Oscars? If so, here’s your cheat sheet for the Mexican Spanish phrases you should know to really understand this award-winning film.
How To Start Speaking Spanish Before Your Vacation

How To Start Speaking Spanish Before Your Vacation

So you want to learn some Spanish for your upcoming vacation, but don’t know where to start? No problem! With these Babbel courses, we’ll have you comfortable and confident in just two weeks!
How Hard Is It To Learn Spanish?

How Hard Is It To Learn Spanish?

Spanish is the language of Miguel de Cervantes, Jorge Luis Borges, Isabel Allende and Ricky Martin! So if you want to understand every lyric in Shakira’s back catalogue or have an urge to live “la vida loca” in Puerto Rico, we’re here to tell you how hard it’s going to be to learn Spanish.
How To Text Like A Millennial In 7 Other Languages

How To Text Like A Millennial In 7 Other Languages

Guess what: young people are killing and/or evolving other languages besides English!