Sex, love and everything in between can be tricky to describe in any language and Spanish is no exception. Each country seems to have its own slang for that gray area that in English is referred to as “friends with benefits” or, if you are feeling crass, fuck-buddies. Here are a few Spanish synonyms from […]
A couple of weeks ago a Speaking Latino follower asked me for advice on how to learn “Puerto Rican Spanish as well as proper Spanish”. He was proactively preparing for a Study Abroad Program in San Juan that will last up to 6 weeks. I privately answered his question, but then I decided that these […]
Face it. Don’t deny that at least once in your life you have done a quiz from Cosmopolitan magazine. I used to work for a beauty company that places regular ads in Cosmopolitan, and they gave us complementary magazines every month. So in every issue they featured a Cosmo Test, a quiz or personality test […]
This is how to use italki to learn colloquial Spanish and Spanish slang. Plus, details of the steps for a class and what happens during an italki class.
When you start typing a search using Google it gives you suggestions based on what you are actually writing. This is called autocomplete and, acoording to Google, they “are a reflection of the search activity of all web users and the content of web pages indexed by Google.” I did the exercise to learn which […]