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5 Very Specific, Very Useful Tips To Learn Spanish

5 Very Specific, Very Useful Tips To Learn Spanish

Is it too ambitious to say that after reading this article you’ll understand Spanish way better? Well, I’m willing to take that risk.
How And When To Use Spanish Modal Verbs

How And When To Use Spanish Modal Verbs

Learn a tricky part of Spanish grammar with the help of some music.
Hot Tip: Spanish Tongue Twisters

Hot Tip: Spanish Tongue Twisters

Sometimes, you just need to make things difficult for yourself on purpose.
Paronyms, Homophones And Other Mistakes In Spanish

Paronyms, Homophones And Other Mistakes In Spanish

As the saying goes, ‘Quien tiene boca, se equivoca’ (“Who has a mouth makes mistakes”). To err is human, but don’t worry — you can always learn from your mistakes.
5 Professions That Require Unusual Language Skills

5 Professions That Require Unusual Language Skills

From opera singers belting out Verdi to auctioneers speaking a mile a minute to shepherds whistling the latest news, we profile jobs with wildly different linguistic skill sets.
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.
How Did These South American Countries Get Their Names?

How Did These South American Countries Get Their Names?

Ever wondered what ‘Venezuela’ actually means?
The 20 Most Common Spanish Verbs (And How To Use Them)

The 20 Most Common Spanish Verbs (And How To Use Them)

Learn how to use and conjugate the most important verbs in Spanish.
What Are The 10 Most Spoken Languages In Europe?

What Are The 10 Most Spoken Languages In Europe?

Europe is home to hundreds of languages, including some of the most widely spoken languages in the world. But what languages dominate this diverse region? We rank the top 10.
Spanish Grammar: When To Use Ser And Estar

Spanish Grammar: When To Use Ser And Estar

Featuring the obligatory “to be or not to be” reference.
Learning A Language For Love In Costa Rica

Learning A Language For Love In Costa Rica

Navigating love in a new language can be a challenge, but the rewards make it all worth it.
Behind The Scenes: Andrea

Behind The Scenes: Andrea

Babbel’s newest Internal Communications Manager shares how she ended up at Babbel and what she hopes to accomplish here.
7 Podcasts To Listen To If You’re Learning Spanish

7 Podcasts To Listen To If You’re Learning Spanish

Foreign language podcasts can be a great supplement to your language learning. Check out our list of the six best Spanish language pods!