Who’s learning Spanish these days? For starters, residents of the United States, a bunch not known for conquering monolingualism, are studying Spanish in record numbers. Spanish, too, is becoming of greater importance in Europe, where it often the foreign language of choice after English. And it’s no wonder that Spanish is a popular second or third language: with some 400 million speakers, it’s the fourth … Continue reading Why Learn Spanish ?
If you speak either Spanish or English, you probably speak more Arabic than you think you do. It’s not “real” Arabic you’re speaking, but rather words that come from Arabic. After Latin and English, Arabic is probably the biggest contributor of words to the Spanish language, and a large portion of English-Spanish cognates (words that the two language share) that don’t come from Latin come … Continue reading Arabic Influence on the Spanish Langauge
I wanted to inform everyone there will be a Study Abroad in Mother’s Bed and Breakfast http://marlenesbedandbreakfast.wordpress.com/ in the heart of Managua, from December 26- January 9th. Here is the link if you would like more information, Please RSVP by October 15th. Continue reading Community Spanish Class in Koreatown- Class Outline and Schedule for Fall, 2014