600 Words that are the same in English and Spanish

Did you know there are 600 Spanish words that are the same in English? Grow your vocabulary by 600 words when reading this list. Notice how especially a lot of words that end in -OR, -AL and -ABLE are the same in both languages. Scroll through the list or use the searchbox to find specific … Read more

Spanish vocabulary: insects

Spanish vocabulary - insects and bugs

This full Spanish insect guide will learn you all how insects are called in Spanish and all words related to the subject like places they live, bodyparts and behaviour. Let’s take it subject by subject and don’t forget to the quiz at the end! Spanish words and synonyms for insect: Insect – Insecto Bug – … Read more

25 most used Spanish verbs – free poster

Do you want to learn Spanish? And do you need a good conjugation chart to get you all the basic verbs you need to be able to have decent conversation in Spanish? Here is a Spanish Conjugation chart and poster with the 25 most used Spanish verbs and the way to conjugate them in the … Read more

Why you think you can speak Spanish, but actually can’t

Why you can't understand Spanish

As you are learning a language you will have lots of ups and downs. It is a long process of trial and error which hopefully in the end will reward you with a new language skill! To learn a language we learn, talk, read, listen and write for hours, weeks and months. Sometimes you think … Read more

Ser vs Estar

Ser vs estar

Ser vs Estar? One of the most important rules to learn when you are learning Spanish. It can even often prevent you from making a fool out of yourself! Let’s take a look at what Ser and Estar actually means and than look at a simple overview of how to use them correctly: What does … Read more

The first 5 verbs you should learn in Spanish

The first 5 verbs you should learn in Spanish

What are the 5 essential verbs to learn in Spanish? That is simple: Deber (must / should) Querer (want) Poder (can / be able to) Necesitar (need) Ir (to go) Why these verbs? It’s really simple: When you conjugate deber, querer, poder, necesitar and ir and add the verb that expresses the action you are … Read more